GREEN BAY, Wis. (WMTV) – The Inexperienced Bay Packers, Bellin Well being and the Vince Lombardi Most cancers Basis are teaming as much as invite followers to hitch an initiative aimed toward elevating consciousness of all cancers.
That is the fourth 12 months of the Packers Vs. Cancer campaign, which additionally works to lift funds for most cancers analysis and care.
The brand new Packers Vs. Most cancers knit beanie debuted within the Packers Professional Store this week and $5 from each sale will go on to the Lombardi basis. The hat can be bought by October and into the winter months.
Customers might also add $1 or extra to their buy on the professional store throughout October as a donation to ongoing most cancers analysis applications by the Lombardi basis.
The Packers will acknowledge the marketing campaign throughout their sport this Monday towards the Atlanta Falcons. The crew famous that whereas followers can not attend the sport, season ticket holders will obtain a head scarf with the marketing campaign emblem on it someday throughout the coming weeks.
Packers Kicker Mason Crosby would be the spokesperson for the marketing campaign this 12 months, alongside together with his spouse Molly. They are going to each share how most cancers has affected their lives. The crew famous that Crosby has been concerned with the inspiration since his rookie 12 months in Inexperienced Bay.
The crew usually meets with most cancers sufferers and their households, however can be unable to take action this 12 months because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They’re exploring different methods to go to folks with most cancers nearly now.
“The COVID-19 pandemic we face has highlighted the significance of working collectively as we attempt towards a wholesome neighborhood,” stated Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy.” The combat towards most cancers stays an effort that requires our ongoing dedication and dedication.”
The Vince Lombardi Most cancers Basis is called after the “legendary” Packers coach and is devoted to funding developments in most cancers analysis and care.
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