MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Super Bowl 54 winner and Florida State University graduate Derrick Nnadi is celebrating his team’s victory by helping homeless dogs find fur-ever homes.
The twenty-three-year-old defensive tackle is paying for the adoption fees for all the dogs available at an animal shelter in Kansas City.READ MORE: New Hope For Our Beaches Thanks To A Boca Raton Organization's Innovative Robot
KC Pet Project, a nonprofit charitable organization, operates a shelter formerly known as the city’s “dog pound,” in the Kansas City area.READ MORE: FHP Searching For Men Accused Of Carjacking Good Samaritans
Their web site says they care for over 10,000 animals a year and work collaboratively with Animal Control and other animal welfare organizations to increase the number of homeless pets adopted.
The newly-crowned NFL champ has been helping out homeless animals through his own foundation.MORE NEWS: US Dept. Of Health: Number Of COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Florida Continue To Decline
Click here to read more about his foundation.