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Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
On Tuesday morning, former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow announced the launch of his nonprofit foundation titled "The Joe Burrow Foundation." Per Begnals.com:
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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow has announced the launch of a nonprofit foundation – along with his parents, Robin and Jimmy Burrow – to help meet the needs of families who are working to overcome food insecurity and childhood mental health issues. The Joe Burrow Foundation will provide resources and support to the underprivileged and underserved in Ohio and Louisiana.

"I believe that everyone has a responsibility to do good," said Burrow. "This Foundation allows me and my family to give back. So many of you made generous contributions to support food insecurity in Athens County, Ohio following my 2019 Heisman Trophy speech. We will build on our efforts to tackle food insecurity by also finding ways to offer up support in Greater Cincinnati, other parts of Ohio, Baton Rouge and Louisiana. My mom, a lifetime educator, experiences firsthand the effect of mental health issues on children and their families. We want to make a difference here as well."

Burrow will serve as president of the Foundation's executive board. Robin Burrow will serve as secretary and treasurer. Jimmy Burrow will serve as vice president.
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He needs a 'Charity' to comes in and dress him before he goes out in public. Like last Sunday?…

Wow! Joe, we love you bro, but… WTF was that?!
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SOLA19 months
What is food insecurity?
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chimesstreet19 months
Food insecurity is people who don't know where their next meal(s) are coming from.

"Food insecurity is defined as a lack of consistent access to enough food for every person in a household to live an active, healthy life. This can be a temporary situation for a household or can last a long time. Food insecurity is one way we can measure how many people cannot afford food.

According to the USDA, more than 34 million people, including 9 million children experience food insecurity in the United States."


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GeauxPack8119 months
I hope he'll let us use the foundation to embezzle money to recruits and their parents.
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summersausage19 months
Rich folks must have a non profit.
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Barbellthor19 months
That's wonderful. Also, euphemisms like "food insecurity" are fricking retarded and weak sauce.
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DrSteveBrule19 months
You're getting a lot of downvotes for some reason, but people do not starve to death in America.
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Jdublsu19 months
Haters hate.... proud of you Mr. Burreaux
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theBru19 months
Gotta love Joey B.
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Recoveringcajun19 months
I appreciate Me. Burrow’s service to my alma mater, but y’all do realize that this is basically just a tax write-off/shelter for him, right? People donate, he gets the credit for “doing good” by dispersing it as he sees fit, and it’s a tax deductible charity.
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cajunmud19 months
If he gets to keep more of what's rightfully his (his paycheck), I'm for it. Am I missing something?
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Tiger194419 months
Private Foundations are different from 501(c)3 charities. It's not at all as simple as you intimate.

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RoyalWe19 months
Just like every company collecting for United Way or March of Dimes. Contribute or not. It's your perogative. Or find your own way to "do good". Or not.
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cajunmud19 months
Bravo Joe.
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cajunmud19 months
No Paypal?
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Jabontik19 months
count me in
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SparkyDaHound19 months
I can support any foundation that is supported by Guiness. Count me in!
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RazzleDazzle19 months
I will donate.
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TigerLord202019 months
Best QB in LSU history
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IIxxBREADxxII19 months
Best football player in LSU history
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HoustonGumbeauxGuy19 months
Supported. Not so subtle nod to LSU. Also supported.
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IH8ThreePutts19 months
Great causes, hopefully he keeps his liberal politics out of it. He’ll definitely make a positive impact to the communities.
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Lowes knowsLSU19 months
He has said his politics on social media or out in public ? When? Got a link?
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Davy19 months
Who cares about his politics.
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Cwils222219 months
Liberal politics? Conservatives can be pro-choice also.
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