SOUTH SIDE (KDKA) — Former Pitt football standout and 7-time Pro Bowl cornerback Darrelle Revis hosted his Hunger and Health FunFest at the Rooney UPMC Sports Complex on the South Side on Saturday.
It was a project with his own foundation, helping to provide food for struggling families.
Revis talked about his plans for more community involvement after his recent retirement from the NFL, but he also took a moment to reflect on some meaningful moments in his career.
“The one I reflect on the most is probably, number one, getting drafted. That was a huge accomplishment in 2007,” he said. “And probably, you know, we play to win championships, that’s what your ultimate goal is. Even since high school, you know, I won state championship. Every level, that’s what you strive for and that’s what you work hard for, to try to win a championship.”
Revis announced on Wednesday that he plans to retire after 11 years.
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Darrelle Revis Foundation Gives Back to the Community with Day of Wellness Fueled Activities
PITTSBURGH, July 18, 2019 (Newswire.com) – On Saturday, July 20, Pittsburgh, PA from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Darrelle Revis, future Hall of Famer, NY Jets Legend, Super Bowl Champion and philanthropist, will host the second annual Hunger & Health (H2) Fun Fest through his nonprofit organization Darrelle Revis Foundation, whose mission is to tackle childhood hunger by assisting families with tools to live a healthy lifestyle.
*** MEDIA ALERT *** Super Bowl Champion Darrelle Revis Recharges the Youth Hosts 1st Annual Hunger & Health (H2) Fun Fest at UPMC Rooney Sports Complex Darrelle Revis Foundation Gives Back to Community with Day of Wellness Fueled Activities On Saturday, July 21st in Pittsburgh, PA from 10am – 2pm, Super Bowl Champion and longtime […]