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Charles Woodson donated $100,000 for storm relief

Packers safety has always been philanthropic Brad Biggs

Print This November 03, 2012, 11:50 AM EST

Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson announced he is personally donating $100,000 to the Red Cross in order to assist families devastated by Superstorm Sandy.

The Associated Press reports Woodson made the announcement Thursday at the airport in Green Bay during a Democratic rally.

This isn’t the first time Woodson has made a significant personal donation. In 2009, he donated $2 million to the University of Michigan Mott Children’s Hospital and Women’s Hospital. The donation supported pediatric research. Woodson, of course, starred at Michigan during his college career.

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