Peps-Cola of Madison and Klarbrunn announced their joint donation of Klarbrunn Pure Drinking water to the Justin J. Watt Foundation to fill a truck headed to Houston. The foundation was created by JJ Watt, 2012 NFL Defensive Player of the Year and former Wisconsin Badger, whose typical mission is to provide after-school opportunities for children in the community centered on athletics.
After the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, the Justin J Watt Foundation looked to support victimes of the Houston area.To date, JJ has raised over $6,500,000 in funds for Houston and has set a goal of $10,00,000. To help JJ reach his goal visit the You Caring page here.
“Pepsi-Cola of Madison has partnered with JJ Watt since 2012 when together with Walmart nearly $50,000 was raised for JJ’s foundation.” said Tyler Hartmann, Director of Marketing. “From the beginning JJ has always had a drive to help the communities that have supported him which is a commitment both Pepsi and Wisconsin’s-own Klarbrunn are aligned to. In this situation, Klarbrunn felt it was important to support another Wisconsinite and JJ’s goal in helping those in his new home who are desperately in need.”