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Chiefs 2020 My Cause My Cleats Initiative Involvement


Clark Hunt

Clark-Hunt

Cause: Foster Care and Adoption

Organization: Cornerstones of Care

In honor of the 2020 Chiefs Charity Game, Clark Hunt is supporting Cornerstones of Care. Cornerstones of Care, officially introduced in 1998, works with children, young adults and families to achieve safety and health through six key service areas: education, mental and behavioral health, foster care and adoption, youth support, family support and community trainings. The organization is dedicated to helping children and families wherever they are, whenever they need help. The Cornerstones of Care team provides in-home and in-community services through the region.

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Nick Allegretti

Allegretti

Cause: Rare Diseases

Organization: Uplifting Athletes

Uplifting Athletes has focused on using the platform of college football to shine a spotlight on the rare disease cause while providing our student-athletes a valuable leadership experience as well.



Bashaud Breeland

Breeland

Cause: Social Justice

Organization: Breeland Foundation

The BBF's sole mission is to provide support, education, awareness and resources to organizations dedicated to saving lives through cancer research and help outreach for the homeless.

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Harrison Butker

Butker

Cause: Human Trafficking

Organization: Butker Family Foundation

Founded by Harrison and Isabelle Butker in 2020, the Butker Family Foundation is rooted in the mission to use their God-given talents and resources to make the world a brighter and safer place. The Foundation works particularly on causes close to the Butker family, such as human trafficking, pro-life advocacy and support, important issues facing those less fortunate in and around Kansas City, and so many more important causes facing society.

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Taco Charlton

Charlton

Cause: Social Justice

Organization: Taco Charlton Supreme Life Foundation / Black Lives Matter

Taco Charlton's Supreme Life Foundation, we are driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place for all.



Michael Danna

Danna

Cause: Breast Cancer Awareness

Organization: American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer.



Rashad Fenton

Fenton

Cause: Social Justice

Organization: Faith in Action

Faith in Action is a national community organizing network that gives people of faith the tools that they need to fight for justice and work towards a more equitable society.



Eric Fisher

Fisher

Cause: Military and Law Enforcement

Organization: Reunite the Fight

Veteran owned non profit organization that is focused on reuniting service men and women with the brothers and sisters in arms.



Jody Fortson Jr.

Fortson

Cause: Dream Building; Achieving dreams for youth

Organization: Dream Builders of America's Youth, Inc.

Dream Builders offers opportunities for youth to build their confidence, build their character, and to build their communities.



Willie Gay Jr.

Gay

Cause: Social Justice 

Organization: STOMP Out Bullying

STOMP Out Bullying™ is dedicated to changing the culture for all students. It works to reduce and prevent bullying, cyberbullying, and other digital abuse, educates against homophobia, LGBTQ discrimination, racism and hatred, and deters violence in schools, online and in communities across the country.



Antonio Hamilton

Hamilton

Cause: Lupus, Colon Cancer and Mental Health

Organizations: Lupus Foundation of America, National Institute of Mental Health, American Cancer Society, Black Lives Matter

The Lupus Foundation of America works to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education, support and advocacy.

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Mecole Hardman

Hardman

Cause: Helping special needs children in Eibert County

Organizations: Friends Helping Friends

Friends Helping Friends Club, Inc. is dedicated to providing funds and support -educational school trips, special events, summer camps, school supplies, sensory motor development equipment, special projects and more- for Elbert County (GA) students who face special challenges at no cost to the school system or to the students served.

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Darius Harris

Darius-Harris

Cause: Pancreatic Cancer

Organizations: Pancreatic Action Cancer Network

Pancreatic Action Cancer Network is a national organization providing support, resources, volunteer opportunities and hope for people fighting pancreatic cancer.



Demone Harris

Demone-Harris

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: National Urban League 

The National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard of living in historically underserved urban communities.



Tyreek Hill

Tyreek-Hill

Cause: At Risk Youth

Organizations: Tyreek Hill Foundation

Tyreek Hill Foundation seeks to impact single-parent households and at-risk youth in the Kansas City community through education, wellness and fitness.



Anthony Hitchens

Hitchens

Cause: Liver Health

Organizations: American Liver Foundation

The American Liver Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes liver health and disease prevention. The mission of the ALF is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment, and cure of liver disease.



Travis Kelce

Kelce

Cause: Disadvantage Youth, educational opportunities in KC Area

Organizations: Eighty-Seven and Running Foundation

Eighty-Seven & Running helps underserved youth strive to become productive citizens by mentoring and motivating them to explore and develop their abilities while learning critical life skills.

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Patrick Mahomes

Mahomes

Cause: Inner City Youth / Social Justice

Organizations: 15 and the Mahomies

15 and the Mahomies is dedicated to improving the lives of children. The Foundation supports initiatives that focus on health, wellness, communities in need of resources and other charitable causes.

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Tyrann Mathieu

Tyrann-Mathieu

Cause: Underprivileged youth

Organizations: The Tyrann Mathieu Foundation

Tyrann established his foundation to impact the lives of financially disadvantaged children and youth through encouragement, opportunities and resources to achieve their dreams in Kansas City & and his hometown of New Orleans.



Derrick Nnadi

Derrick-Nnadi

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: The Derrick Nnadi Foundation

The Derrick Nnadi Foundation aims to cultivate positive change in people's lives, inspire children and families through meaningful interactions, and assist those in need.

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Alex Okafor

Alex-Okafor

Cause: Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Organizations: Leukemia Foundation - American Cancer Society

Lymphoma, leukaemia, myeloma – it doesn't matter. Together we're attacking every blood cancer in every way we possibly can.



Kelechi Osemele

Kelechi-Osemele

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc.

NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. will work together at the national and local levels in pursuit of our longstanding mission: to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.



Khalen Saunders

Khalen-Saunders

Cause: Kidney Failure Awareness

Organizations: National Kidney Foundation

National Kidney Foundation is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. As pioneers of scientific research and innovation, NKF focuses on the whole patient through the lens of kidney health. Relentless in our work, we enhance lives through action, education and accelerating change.

Mitchell Schwartz

Mitchell-Schwartz

Cause: Hunger / Emergency Response

Organizations: Operation BBQ Relief 

Operation BBQ Relief provides comfort to those in need by connecting, inspiring, serving, and educating in communities far and wide.

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Anthony Sherman

Anthony-Sherman

Cause: Military

Organizations: E3 Ranch Foundation

Whether it be in the fight against sex-trafficking or serving those who have served us–our Combat Veterans, our mission is to serve others and fight for those who cannot fight for themselves.



Juan Thornhill

Thornhill

Cause: Suicide Prevention and Social justice 

Organizations: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.

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Tommy Townsend

Tommy-Townsend

Cause: Human Trafficking

Organizations: Polaris Project

Polaris is leading a data-driven social justice movement to fight sex and labor trafficking at the massive scale of the problem.



Charvarius Ward

Charvarius-Ward

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: High Aspirations Mentorship Program

High Aspirations is a faith- based program that solely focuses on young African American males ages 8-18. The program supports them in four areas: socially, academically, emotionally and spiritually.



Tim Ward

Tim-Ward

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer.



Armani Watts

Armani-Watts

Cause: Mentoring Programs for African American Boys

Organizations: High Aspirations Mentorship Program

High Aspirations is a faith- based program that solely focuses on young African American males ages 8-18. The program supports them in four areas: socially, academically, emotionally and spiritually.

Damien Wilson

Wilson

Cause: Social Justice

Organizations: High Aspirations Mentorship Program

High Aspirations is a faith- based program that solely focuses on young African American males ages 8-18. The program supports them in four areas: socially, academically, emotionally and spiritually.



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Mike Kafka

Kafka

Cause: Rare Diseases 

Organizations: RareKC

RareKC's mission is to drive innovation in the diagnosis, care and treatment of rare diseases by connecting and inspiring our community.

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