“Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything,” reads an ad that Kaepernick shared on social media. Nike’s Vice President, Gino Fisanotti told ESPN, “We believe Colin is one of the most inspirational athletes of this generation, who has leveraged the power of sport to help move the world forward.” Read […]
Beyonce came out as a surprise presenter to present former football player Colin Kaepernick with Sports Illustrated’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award on Tuesday night, which celebrates sports stars that have impacted the world. Beyonce, thanked Kaepernick for his “personal sacrifice. Kaepernick began kneeling during the national anthem last season to protest racism and police brutality. The […]
Many believe that Colin Kaepernick's activism—his refusal to stand for the National Anthem in protest of police brutality and for the sanctity of Black lives—made the NFL turn a cold shoulder to him.
The 49ers quarterback donated his sneaker collection to orphanages and homeless shelters in the San Francisco Bay area.
The 49ers quarterback also continues to donate $100K a month to organizations that help communities in need.