Minnesota Vikings’ Wide Receiver Stefon Diggs Teams Up With Operation Warm To Donate Hundreds of Coats to Early Childhood Academy

Washington, DC- DMV native and Minnesota Vikings’ Wide Receiver Stefon Diggs donated new winter coats to PK-3rd grade students at Early Childhood Academy Public Charter School on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. Located in Ward 8’s Washington Highlands neighborhood, Early Childhood Academy is a prekindergarten through 3rd grade school located that educates a student body that is 71% at-risk and 100% qualify for free and reduced lunch.Having a coat is one less thing a parent has to worry about purchasing this holiday season. ECA was afforded this opportunity through Operation Warm. Operation Warm is an organization that serves millions of children in need throughout North America. They believe that a “brand new coat is more than a coat”. On Tuesday, December 10th Operation Warm teamed up with sponsor Stefon Diggs to provide warmth, confidence and hope to the children of Early Childhood Academy. Diggs is a hometown hero from Gaithersburg, Maryland. He attended University of Maryland and departed after his Junior year to join the Minnesota Vikings in the 2015 Draft.