Larry Fitzgerald

Larry Fitzgerald, a professional football player for the Arizona Cardinals, established the Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund.  The fund donates helmets for youth football programs in Minneapolis.  The fund also provided funding for a sustainable irrigation system and tree planting in Ethiopia.  Having lost his mother to cancer, in 2011, he donated $10,000 for every touchdown in October, to cancer research.  He also donated $1,000 for every catch and 10 cents for every new Twitter follower.

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