Tuesday was a busy day for the Vikings in the community, as the likes of Adrian Peterson, Greg Jennings and others gave back all around the Twin Cities.
On Wednesday, June 5, the Vikings hosted Special Olympics Minnesota athletes at Winter Park. The athletes got to watch practice and then took to the field with Vikings players to do drills and collect autographs.
Vikings center John Sullivan donated $150,000 to make a new Amplatz Children???s Hospital playground possible. View photos from the ribbon cutting ceremony from June 5.
The Vikings, in partnership with KaBoom! and The Toro Company, held their 8th annual playground build on Thursday, May 30 at the Howe Campus of Hiawatha Community School in Minneapolis.
During the club's 2013 rookie minicamp, the Vikings invited Gophers WR Connor Cosgrove, who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010, out to Winter Park as a guest to speak with the team.