Thanksgiving Meals Distributed to Student Families at SEED School of Miami

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. ( – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the 2021 Miami Host Committee partnered with the Ed Reed Foundation to give Thanksgiving meals to student families at the SEED School of Miami. The donation is part of the Ed Reed Foundation’s “Thanksgiving Blessings” program, which has been giving Thanksgiving meals to students’ families in Baltimore for the last 10 years. This marks the first year the program will expand to Miami.

A total of 150 turkeys and Thanksgiving meals were distributed to families of SEED School students and staff, in addition to care packages that will include other holiday goodies and Extra Yard for Teachers program T-shirts. The effort is part of the 2021 Miami Host Committee’s ongoing efforts to support South Florida families, students, and athletes through positive community programming and events.


About the Host Committee

The Host Committee for the 2021 College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship is a collaborative effort of the entire community, South Florida municipalities, visitors’ bureaus, the Miami Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium and led by the Orange Bowl Committee, which previously has hosted 20 college football national championships in its 87 years of existence.  The game is expected to generate tremendous economic impact and international media exposure for the region, while the Host Committee is committed to a creating a significant legacy of giving back to South Florida. The Host Committee Board is populated by a diverse group of South Florida leaders. The Host Committee has planned a series of community events leading up to the 2021 CFP National Championship Game on Jan. 11, 2021 at Hard Rock Stadium. For more information on supporting the Championship effort, log on to or follow the @2021miami on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.


About the College Football Playoff Foundation and Extra Yard for Teachers

The CFP Foundation is the community-engagement arm of the College Football Playoff, supporting education across the country. The CFP Foundation’s primary cause platform, Extra Yard for Teachers, is dedicated to elevating the teaching profession by inspiring and empowering teachers in four focus areas: resources, recognition, recruitment and professional development. The CFP Foundation utilizes multiple partnerships to execute its initiatives and support positive educational outcomes. To learn more, visit and follow Extra Yard for Teachers (@CFPExtraYard) on social media.