XYO Network and NFL Pro Quarterback Michael Vick Partner for Animal Shelter Donations
Former NFL Quarterback and Bowler Michael Vick is quite the pro football legend. When he did play for the Atlanta Falcons, and Philadelphia Eagles, he accumulated records and walked away with the honor of achieving the most career rushing yards in NFL as a Quarterback.
Apart from his astonishing career, the star player is now venturing into new goals by joining hands with the XYO Network. The firm that brings blockchain technology to reality is partnering with the four-time pro-NFL player to “geomine” XYO cryptocurrency for a charitable cause. Token proceeds generated would be donations to various animal shelters, and care organizations nationwide.
It may not come as a surprise to most who have realized that Michael is changing his image as a former star Quarterback to include valuable and community-driven projects that regularly engage philanthropy. The new partnership with XYO network encompasses another chance for Vick to further expand his charitable mindset and still get to showcase the unique geomining capabilities of the blockchain technology from XYO Network team.
Michael Vick Comments:
“I'm excited to partner with this cutting-edge tech company whose products and services I can stand behind as we break new ground together, from the perspective of giving back. The XYO team and I walked through how we can utilize the technology they've created, and what we'll be doing is impressive.”
XYO Network's co-founder, Scott Scheper, expressed the excitement of working with an NFL legend and optimism at the good cause that is expected to come out of it.
“This is a new direction for us, and we are excited at the great good that can come of it. Michael Vick has always been a star player, and now I am thrilled that we have the chance to work together off the technology field.”
The CEO further adds,
“Michael has pledged to use the XY beacons to keep the animals safe, and every cent from the proceeds geomined with XYO will be donated to the top animal shelters and leading national organizations. Further, as the XYO team, we pledge to donate up to 5% a year of the company profits to various animal shelters.”
Who Is Michael Vick?
Michael Dwayne Vick is a retired professional Quarterback who transformed the play by introducing the transformative rushing play for the position. However, Michael is doing much more than coach football since his retirement. He now devotes himself to advocate for animal rights by partnering with shelters and organizations that also help improve the lives of creatures. Regularly, you may find Vick on FOX as a football analyst.
About XYO Network
The XYO Network is a transformative blockchain network that makes it possible for blockchain developers to create apps and improvise smart contracts that interact with the real world. With over 1 million location beacons, the network prides of combining the technology with IoT and mobile devices to deliver verified data and coordinates. Both these are necessary to execute smart contracts and financial transactions on a legion of location-centric applications.