Colin Kaepernick Donates $34K To J. Cole's Dreamville Foundation
Nothing was left of side Cap's humanitarian efforts.
Fayetteville, NC – Colin Kaepernick may be out of a job with the NFL, but that's not stopping his generous humanitarian efforts.
The former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers donated $34,000 to J. Cole's Dreamville Foundation, according to reporter Darren Rovell.
Kaepernick also donated $33,000 each New York's Lower East Side Girls Club, and 100 Suits For 100 Men.
Colin Kaepernick donates another $100 thousand to $1 MILLION promise, now in 800 thousand dollars in total. Detail of where the $ is admirable. pic.twitter.com/22oS4Is97v
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) August 23, 2017
The Dreamville Foundation is based in Cole's hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina. According to their site, the non-profit organization that aims to "bridge the gap" between the worlds of opportunity and of urban youth in the city.
Although the details of Kaepernick's donation were not revealed at this time, a statement issued in his name, said that the details will be released in the near future.
"Colin will be helping to fund a couple of new projects in development of which he is very excited to support," the statement read. "Colin is going to be the release of the details of the development projects in the coming weeks."
Cole has long been a supporter of Kaepernick, who famously protested the national anthem on his knees while he played for the 2016 NFL season. Many people believe that the quarterback has been sidelined from the NFL due to his social activism.