The Spirit of the 12th

The competition between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers has been taken to the next level! In December, an anonymous Bay Area donor offered two matches of $100,000 toward both fundraising challenges. On Jan. 14, the San Francisco 49ers organization pledged to match up to $100,000 to benefit both hospitals. At 4 p.m. yesterday the Seattle Seahawks pledged to match up to $112,000 to benefit both hospitals. What began as a rivalry and a billboard has led to something much bigger and more meaningful to Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers fans. The two groups have been ‘competing’ to see who can raise the Read More …