Tuesday Round-Up: Cliff Avril Hosts Fourth Annual Dining To Make A Difference Event

For a fourth straight year, Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril put on a celebrity waiter event to raise funds for his Cliff Avril Family Foundation.

Take a look back at Cliff Avril's 4th Annual Dining to Make a Difference that took place Monday night at the Palisade restaurant. Proceeds went to Cliff Avril's Family Foundation which supports healthy living and those affected by Juvenile Diabetes. 

Good afternoon, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today - Tuesday, September 19 - about your Seattle Seahawks:

Cliff Avril Dines To Make A Difference

For a fourth straight year, Cliff Avril and his Cliff Avril Family Foundation put on a Dining To Make A Difference event featuring Seahawks players and coaches posing as celebrity waiters for an evening. 

The night saw Avril and his teammates serving three-course dinners to attendees at Palisade restaurant in Seattle, where in addition to the meal guests were treated to a live and silent auction, raffle, and unique interactions with Seahawks players.

Funds raised from the event go back to Avril's foundation, which he started in 2014 to increase awareness of Type 2 diabetes in youth, and which in recent years has expanded to execute humanitarian efforts in Haiti, where Avril's roots lie, in addition to working with community-based organizations in Seattle and Avril's native town of Jacksonville. 

Here's some of the social media highlights from Monday night's event: 

Appreciate everyone coming out for #DiningToMakeADifference!!

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Tweet Of The Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from NFL Canada, which shares an interesting take on Seahawks Canadian tight end Luke Willson's 19-yard catch, run and leap during this past weekend's 12-9 win over San Francisco.

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Team photographer Rod Mar shares exclusive behind-the-scenes images from the Seahawks' 12-9 win over the San Francisco 49ers during Week 2 at Seattle's CenturyLink Field. 

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