Russell Wilson In The Community
Russell Wilson's community service efforts have been numerous and varied, a big reason he was named the Seahawks' 2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award Nominee. Take a look at photos of Wilson in the community from throughout his time with the Seahawks.
Tacoma Girls NFL Flag Football Club Jamboree
The Tacoma Girls NFL Flag Football Club kicked off their inaugural season with a jamboree on Saturday, May 8. Seahawks Legend Marcus Trufant, Blitz and the Seahawks Dancers were in attendance to speak, help out and perform at the event. The new girls flag football league features teams from 10 Pierce County high schools.
Seahawks Reflect On Social Justice Helmet Decals
Throughout the 2020 season, Seahawks players chose to represent social justice initiatives and honor victims of racism and police brutality with helmet decals to show their support.
Previous Walter Payton NFL Man Of The Year Winners
A look back at past winners of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year. The award recognizes an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field. It was renamed in 1999 after the late Hall of Fame Chicago Bears running back, Walter Payton.
Meals On Wheels Kitsap Receives Seahawks-Branded Toyota Tundra
After winning the "Vote For A Community Hero" fan-vote program, done in partnership with Western Washington Toyota Dealers, Meals On Wheels Kitsap was awarded the Seahawks-branded Toyota Tundra that previously sat atop the Toyota Fan Deck at Lumen Field. Blitz stopped by to personally deliver the truck on Friday afternoon.
Seahawks Fans From Around The World Raise 12 Flags For Week 16
To celebrate the strength of the 12s worldwide, 12 fans from across the globe were selected to raise a 12 Flag in their hometowns prior to Week 16 vs. the Rams.
Seahawks Host Drive-Thru Holiday Experience For Community Partners
The Seahawks invited 300 employees from 12 local non-profit organizations to a one of a kind drive-thru holiday experience inside the Lumen Field Event Center Parking Garage as a way to thank the employees for going above and beyond to serve our community this year.
Honorary 12 Flag Raising At Mount Rainier High School For CHOOSE 180
CHOOSE 180 was selected as the honorary 12 Flag raiser for Week 14 vs. the New York Jets in recognition of their work with local leadership, law enforcement, and schools to help keep youths from engaging with the criminal justice system. To celebrate, a 12 Flag was raised at Mount Rainier High School, the alma mater of Sean Goode, Executive Director of CHOOSE 180.
Muckleshoot Plaza Blessing At Lumen Field
The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe recently held a private religious ceremony to bless the newly installed Muckleshoot Plaza gate artwork along with Seahawks president Chuck Arnold. The Seahawks and the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe agreed to a 10-year partnership last year which included naming rights to the north plaza at Lumen Field.
Task Force 12 Hosts Turkey Drop For Veterans
Task Force 12 recently teamed up with Fob Hope and Minority Veterans of America to host a Turkey Drop event at Lumen Field. At the event, volunteers distributed turkeys, other food, masks, gloves and other supplies to at-risk veteran families and homeless veterans in the community.
Teaming with Fob Hope and Minority Veterans of America – two of the 12 organizations – Task Force 12 will distribute turkeys, other food, masks, gloves and more supplies to at-risk veteran families and homeless veterans. Grocery store and gas station gift cards will also be given out. Events like the upcoming Turkey Drop will provide life-changing access and supplies for our local veteran community. Residents of King County can sign up to attend the event by clicking here.
Honorary 12 Flag Raising For Washington State Educators
For their commitment to inspiring and helping students grow in spite of the ongoing pandemic, Washington State Educators were selected as the honorary 12 Flag raiser for Week 13 vs. the New York Giants. To celebrate, the Seahawks raised 12 Flags at the schools of 2021 Washington State Teacher of the Year, Brooke Brown, and 2020 Washington State Classified School Employee of the Year, Melito Ramirez.
2020 Seahawks My Cause, My Cleats
Seahawks players, coaches, staff, and even Blitz will wear custom designed cleats and shoes supporting causes they feel passionate about during Week 13 vs. the New York Giants on December 6. This Seahawks gameday featured gallery is presented by Symetra.
Honorary 12 Flag Raising At Camp Murray
The Washington Army National Guard was selected as the honorary 12 Flag raiser for Week 11 vs. the Arizona Cardinals in recognition of their tireless work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Seahawks, along with Blitz and the Seahawks Dancers, went to Camp Murray in Tacoma to raise a 12 Flag to celebrate.