Falcons host free Youth Football Camp in Dalton
The Atlanta Falcons hosted over 250 youth to a free youth football camp where they learned skills, drills and fundamentals from former Atlanta Falcons players.
Falcons participate in 'My Cause My Cleats' campaign
From the Atlanta Humane Society to the American Diabetes Association, Atlanta Falcons players are supporting causes important to them in Week 14. More than half of the Falcons roster will wear specially decorated cleats against the Carolina Panthers to raise awareness.
Families of fallen heroes surprised with custom jerseys honoring loved ones
Head coach Dan Quinn and the Atlanta Falcons invited 94 families in the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) to Mercedes-Benz Stadium where they received custom, military themed jerseys honoring their loved ones. The evening is one part of a larger weekend full of events for the families.
Baby shower honors expecting veteran mothers | Salute to Service Week
The Atlanta Falcons hosted a Salute to Sisterhood baby shower for expecting veteran mothers; Atlanta Falcons Women’s Association attended as guests to mingle with the expectant mothers. The event was a part of the team's Salute to Service Week, presented by Zaxby's.
Giving back to homeless veterans | Salute to Service Week
Blank Family of Businesses associates came together to create care packages for homeless veterans currently at the Veteran's Empowerment Organization (VEO); including items such as gloves, blankets, toiletries, etc. The event was part of the team's Salute to Service Week presented by Zaxby's.
Battle of the Bases flag football tournament | Salute to Service Week
The Atlanta Falcons hosted a flag football tournament between multiple Georgia military installations during Salute to Service Week presented by Zaxby's. Current and former Falcons players participated as honorary captains/coordinators.
Pros vs. Joes ping pong tournament | Salute to Service Week
The Atlanta Falcons kicked off Salute to Service Week presented by Zaxby's with a ping pong tournament between Atlanta Falcons Rookies, high school football players and active military. The week of events focuses on giving back to the military.
Falcons Social Justice Committee hosts private screening of 'Just Mercy' film
The Atlanta Falcons and its Social Justice Committee hosted a private early screening of the film, "Just Mercy” with social justice and community partners in attendance. Members of the committee include Ricardo Allen, De'Vondre Campbell and Steven Means who focus on initiatives that address social justice issues in the community.
Falcons host high school breast cancer awareness game
The Atlanta Falcons hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness High School Game presented by Emory at Hallford Stadium where Southwest DeKalb High School played against Miller Grove High School. The game and stadium featured many pink elements to support and raise awareness for breast cancer.
Falcons CEO Steve Cannon nominated for 2019 Salute to Service Award
Steve Cannon, Chief Executive Officer of the AMB Group, was named the Atlanta Falcons 2019 Salute to Service Award nominee. The Falcons have won the award, which recognizes support for the military community, for three straight years with Ben Garland (2018), Andre Roberts (2017) and head coach Dan Quinn (2016).
Falcons 'Huddle for 100' at North Georgia food bank
Atlanta Falcons fans contributed to the Huddle for 100 initiative by volunteering for 100 minutes at a food bank in North Georgia alongside Atlanta Falcons players, Cheerleaders and Freddie Falcon. The group sorted food that will be distributed to families in need. In honor of its 100th season, the NFL is inviting fans to partner with them, the players, and the teams in Huddle for 100.
'First Down for Fighters' honors Georgia cancer survivors
Atlanta Falcons players and legends honored 8 individuals from Georgia who have survived or are currently battling various types of cancer at the First Down for Fighters event, presented by Grady Health. The evening was spent in the team's locker room where guests were surprised with tickets to the upcoming game against the Rams.