Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, celebrated not only for his prowess on the football field but also for his unwavering commitment to philanthropy, made a significant announcement that’s set to make a lasting impact off the field.
In a heartwarming declaration on Wednesday, Patrick Mahomes, alongside his wife Brittany, revealed a multi-year commitment aimed at supporting the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, an organization dedicated to enriching the lives of young individuals.
Patrick and wife Brittany Mahomes “play” to change lives
This transformative partnership includes a generous contribution of $1.625 million, earmarked to bolster Boys & Girls Clubs in regions close to the hearts of the Mahomes family.
These areas encompass the Greater Kansas City region, as well as Lubbock, Tyler, and Whitehouse, Texas.
Mahomes to make donation for each TD scored this season
In his own words, Patrick Mahomes expressed his excitement about this new initiative, stating, “We are truly excited to partner with Boys & Girls Clubs of America by investing in the future of children. Kids who attend a Club, like Brittany once did, are provided with the necessary tools and resources to help this generation not only thrive but lead with compassion and purpose.”
The commitment goes even further, as the 15 and the Mahomies Foundation, founded by Patrick Mahomes, will donate $1,500 for each touchdownMahomes scores during the regular season.
This pledge is poised to make a significant impact with Mahomes already throwing eight touchdowns this season and a history of consistently surpassing the 30-touchdown mark.
Brittany Mahomes, Patrick’s wife, echoed the sentiment, emphasizing their dedication to uplifting others. “This meaningful partnership will expand opportunities for kids everywhere, and the places that have positively impacted Patrick and me,” she stated.
Mahomes used to play at the Boys & Girls Club
Patrick Mahomes, while speaking to the media before practice on Wednesday, shared his personal connection to the Boys & Girls Clubs and why this partnership holds immense significance.
“The partnership with Boys & Girls Club, it’s something where I remember practicing basketball at Boys & Girls Clubs growing up and how fun that was,” Mahomes said. “It was a great experience. I got to meet people and (had) opportunities to play sports that I loved. I thought it was a great idea to partner with the Boys & Girls Clubs . . . all the areas that I grew up in and give those same opportunities to kids. I thought it fit perfectly with my 15 and the Mahomies Foundation.”
As the Mahomes’ continue to positively impact their local community and beyond, this commitment reinforces their dedication to creating a brighter future for the younger generation.
With Patrick Mahomes consistently surpassing 38 touchdowns in the NFL regular season, the total donation from his touchdowns at the end of the year is projected to reach approximately $60,000 dollars.