This afternoon, the Jets are teaming up with the NYC Department of Education will come together for a donation that will make it’s mark across all of the PSAL, Public School Athletic League. FB John Conner will be presenting a check from the New York Jets in the amount of $125,000 to support the PSAL. This donation will help recondition every helmet in the PSAL, continue the first-ever PSAL Girls Varsity Flag Football league and support the CHAMPS middle school flag football program.
Here are the particulars of the event, courtesy of the New York Jets:
WHAT: Jets to present $125,000 donation to PSAL for Heads Up! program
WHO: NY Jets fullback John Conner
WHEN: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
WHERE: John F. Kennedy High School
99 Terrace View Avenue
Bronx NY 10463
In a league where a lot is made of the mis-steps of players, it is iimportant to acknowledge when players and teams give back to their communities. This type of donation can make a real difference across all of the NYC schools. Great job by the Jets getting involved here.