In partnership with World Vision U.S., a group of professional football players is in Uganda doing humanitarian aid work with PROS FOR AFRICA, professional football athletes become pros 4Japan, too, helping to raise funds and awareness for children affected by the recent earthquake and tsunami.
The players are asking people at home in the states to text “4Japan” to “20222″ to support World Vision’s emergency response in Japan with a $10 donation.
Read the blog post that goes with this video:http://blog.worldvision.org/partnerships/pros-4japan
PROS FOR AFRICA in Uganda, March 2011. Athletes represented include Bryant McKinnie (Tennesse Titans), Gerald McCoy (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), Roy Williams (Cincinnati Bengals), Santonio Holmes (NY Jets), Derrick Morgan (Tennessee Titans), Tommie Harris (Chicago Bears), Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings), Vontae Davis (Miami Dolphins), Vernon Davis (San Francisco 49ers).
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