Brian Robison, teammates and Vikings alumni players hosted 50 young people from the Harold Mezile North Community YMCA Youth & Teen Enrichment Center in Minneapolis at the Eden Prairie Walmart recently, and each child received $100 gift card to pick out what he or she wanted.
The Vikings recently had Alex Leach, an 11-year-old fan of the team, out to practice to meet many of his favorite players. Alex has had to have several procedures during his young life after birth complications. He has albinism, a visual impairment, and autism.
This past Tuesday was one of the busiest of the year for the Vikings organization. Take a look back at how and where the Vikings were making an impact in the community.
Vikings kicker Blair Walsh led a contingent of teammates and alumni players in joining UnitedHealthcare employees for a volunteer food packing event on Tuesday at Second Harvest Heartland.
The Vikings recently received a visit at Winter Park from Coon Rapids football player Easton Sorensen, a senior who is battling Chiari Malformation, a brain disorder that has forced an early end to his football career.
Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman and Executive Vice President of Football Operations Rob Brzezinksi and their families recently hosted the annual Adoption Family Fun Fest at Winter Park.