Wednesday, December 3, 2014

There are some good men in the #NFL: Andre Johnson

Daily Mail

Shopping spree: NFL star Andre Johnson holds up the lengthy receipts after he paid for 11 kids
to go on an 80-second shopping spree at a Houston Toys R Us. The bill came to more than $16,000

'Andre Claus' is back.

Houston Texans' receiver Andre Johnson took 11 children from the Harris County Department of Family and Protective Services to Toys 'R' Us on Tuesday and gave them 80 seconds to pick out whatever they wanted.

The speedy shopping spree, which racked up a staggering bill of $16,266.66, marked the eighth consecutive year that the NFL star has treated local underprivileged children to holiday gifts.

'Me and my uncle were sitting in the house one day and I was like, "I want to do something for Christmas",' he explained to the Houston Chronicle...
...In 2003, he founded the Andre Johnson Foundation to raise funds and give support to children and teens growing up in single-parent homes...  READ MORE

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