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.
Jared Allen hosted his annual Night-Ops Charity Golf Tournament in Arizona on Sunday, May 19 to benefit his Homes for Wounded Warriors foundation. Hear from guests Christian Ponder, Josh Duhamel, Johnny Knoxville and others.
The Vikings welcomed Gophers WR Connor Cosgrove as a guest to their 2013 rookie minicamp. Cosgrove was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010 but has remained in an inspiration to the Gophers and the Twin Cities community.
In conjunction with the launch of the NFL and USA Football's Heads Up Football pilot program, Leslie Frazier, Rick Spielman, and others hosted area youth football coaches at the Viking's Winter Park training facility.
Philanthropy and commitment to community are core values of the Wilf family and the entire Vikings organization. We hope you enjoy this brief highlight of the many ways the Vikings organization impacted our community in 2012...