From The Lowell Sun: UTEC members and staff went to Gillette Stadium Monday to give a presentation to the New England Patriots about their mission, and left as the first recipients of the new Patriots Social Justice Fund. Players Devin McCourty and Matthew Slater surprised the organization with a $75,000 grant, the first award made from fund. The Patriots shared a video marking the event on the organization’s official Twitter page late Wednesday afternoon.

“A group of us have already researched what you do, and you guys might not have known but as players we’ve set up our own player fund and we decided to select you guys as an organization that we want to donate to because we saw the work you do and how great it is, and it’s all the things that we believe in as a team,” McCourty said in the video footage.

 

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