Happy Tuesday, everyone! PLEASE take a minute from your day to NOMINATE THE JJ WATT FOUNDATION as a local charity in Houston that is MAKING THE COMMUNITY A BETTER PLACE.
You will need the following information:
Name of charity: Justin J. Watt Foundation
Phone Number: 262.696.5177
Address Line 1: P.O. Box 530
Zip Code: 53072
Charity Website: http://jjwfoundation.org
To date, our Foundation has donated over $2 million to provide after-school opportunities for middle-school aged children in the community so that they may become involved in athletics. All of this is in hopes that these children may learn the character traits of ACCOUNTABILITY, TEAMWORK, LEADERSHIP, WORK ETHIC, and PERSEVERANCE, while IN A SAFE AND SUPERVISED ENVIRONMENT with their peers.
THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT NOMINATIONS IS MONDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2016! Let’s come together and make this happen!
Please visit the Halliburton Hometown Heroes website to submit your nomination by using the link.
Congratulations to Southmore Intermediate in Texas for receiving our $14,869.74 donation. This donation has provided their football team with the proper helmets & pads in order for its players to play the game SAFELY! These funds also purchased their team new uniforms. Good luck in the upcoming season…Go Mighty Bulldogs!!
Happy Birthday, Mrs. Bush! We enjoyed having you throw out the first pitch at our Charity Classic Softball Game this year. Thank you for your support in the Foundation’s 4th annual event which raised almost $2 million for middle school aged student-athletes. Wishing you the best!
We loved having athletes and their families from the Houston area Challenger Sports teams join us at our #JJWattCC2016!
We love seeing how great our student athlete recipients are doing as a result of our donations. Don’t the wrestling team members from Roberson Middle School in Houston, TX look great using their wrestling mats & competing in their new singlets? Way to go, Razorbacks & congrats on a great wrestling season!
Be a part of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee excitement by using #WattWPMOYChallenge on your social media posts. JJ Watt will know his supporters are there for him! Check out the NFL nominees here.
Sharpstown International Middle School in Houston won’t have to wait to unwrap their holiday gift this year. Our Foundation is proud to be supporting the school through the purchase of new volleyball equipment. Go Spartans!
Guess what? Spring Oaks Middle School in Houston is receiving funding from our Foundation for their 6th-grade development program that is provided after school. Love being able to support programs like this!
The holidays is a time for giving, but at JJWF, we’re lucky enough to give funding to after-school programs all year long! Excited to announce that Park View Intermediate School in Pasadena, TX has received a grant to purchase football equipment. Go Cowboys!
You’re used to seeing them walk on the field every week for game day, but JJ and some of his fellow Texans recently took a walk on the runway for charity. You can read more about the event, which raised money for Bo’s Place, a bereavement center offering grief support services to children, ages 3 to 18, and see pictures by Dave Rossman of the Houston Chronicle here.