Patriots owner Robert Kraft is auctioning off his championship ring from Significant Bowl LI, with the proceeds going to the All In Enviornment, a digital fundraiser to feed hungry folk in this nation. That Significant Bowl is easiest known for Fresh England’s implausible comeback in opposition to the Atlanta Falcons, the build the team used to be down 28-3 with 6: 04 left within the third quarter.
The owner recorded a video making the announcement.
Per the itemizing, “100% of the money raised by this Public sale will proceed on to Feeding The US, Meals On Wheels, World Central Kitchen and No Puny one Hungry.” In the course of the first 13 bids, the ring has already fetched $210,000 — the bidding started at $75,000.
The All In Enviornment hopes to secure tens of millions of dollars to feed hungry families at some level of the US. Per a FAQ on the fundraiser’s web page:
Meals insecurity is a mounting issue but by no manner more basic than at some level of COVID-19 and the unprecedented shortage of food resources our nation is facing. Amongst these most in want: students who count on presently closed colleges for several of their meals every week; the newly unemployed who’re facing unsure circumstances; and a vulnerable elderly inhabitants sequestered in their homes with out access to food.