Eagles' Jackson to make $50K donation to charity

Posted Sept. 11, 2012 @ 9:35 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Eagles WR DeSean Jackson will donate $50,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project, a program devoted to helping injured military personnel. 

According to multiple media outlets, Jackson will visit with wounded service personnel and present the donation Tuesday at Fort Dix in New Jersey.

"The Wounded Warrior Project is a great organization and this is something that I feel very grateful and blessed to be able to do," Jackson in a statement issued Monday, according to the Philadelphia Daily News. "... I'm excited to meet some of the soldiers and let them know how much I appreciate what they do. They are true heroes."