Aside from Ricardo’s time, effort and research, he has donated more than $45,000 towards the Atlanta Falcons Social Justice Committee’s fund and selected causes. He was selected to speak on a panel surrounding the work of social justice activist, Bryan Stevenson. He also visited the Equal Justice Initiative Museum in Montgomery, Alabama as well as the lynching memorial.
a worthy candidate
During his time with the Falcons, Ricardo Allen has embodied what it means to be the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year. His passion for community service, genuine concern for the well-being of others and commitment to success on the field have made a lasting impact on everyone who has encountered him.