The Vikings and Pride Sports Leagues hosted the 1st annual Turkey Bowl at Winter Park. Youth teams from the Twin Cities took on ones from Greater Minnesota, with football safety being a focus throughout the night.
The Vikings recently hosted their first ever Women's Mini-Camp at Winter Park, with over 200 women participating, and GM Rick Spielman as one of the speakers.
Vikings players, cheerleaders and team mascot Viktor shared sincere gratitude to American heroes on Veterans Day during a visit at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System.
Christian and Samantha Ponder recently ran into Justin Robbins and his children, who were grieving over the loss of their mother, Maggie, at Lululemon in Edina. The Ponders purchased clothing for the family and had them out to Winter Park to watch practice and meet other players.
The Vikings organization, from rookie Anthony Barr to Head Coach Mike Zimmer and beyond, teamed up with fans, sponsors and more than 20 of the best chefs in the Twin Cities to kick hunger at the 2014 Taste of the Vikings.
The Vikings recently partnered with Coon Rapids Athletic Association Youth Football program to host a youth football clinic. Matt Blair, Chuck Foreman, Blair Walsh, and Cullen Loeffler were among the guest coaches.
Alex Loehlein, an 8-year-old boy who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, penned a touching thank you letter to Coach Zimmer after a visit with the club, resulting in he and his grandpa getting each getting a game ball after the Vikings recent win over the Buccaneers.
Chad Greenway's "Lead The Way" foundation recently hosted its 4th annual celebrity waiter night at Manny's in downtown Minneapolis to help fund the "Chad’s Locker" program, which provides chronically and critically ill children access to movies and video games on laptop computers and tablets during their hospital stays.
Former Vikings players were in town for alumni weekend recently and took time away from those festivities to help out youth football players at Fairview Park in Minneapolis.
The Vikings, along with Verizon and PACER, have teamed up to launch the "Viktor’s Quest to S.T.O.P. Bullying" program. For more info visit vikings.com/stopbullying.