Redskins and embassy of Qatar host Day of Sport celebration

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The Washington Redskins, the Redskins Charitable Foundation and the Embassy of the State of Qatar in Washington, D.C. hosted a Day of Sport Celebration at FedExField for 500 4th and 5th grade students.

The event coincides with National Sports Day, an annual celebration in Qatar to encourage and support youth involvement in sport and highlight the benefits of an active lifestyle.

In support of the Celebration, the Embassy of the State of the Qatar donated $150,000 to the Redskins Charitable Foundation that will benefit a variety of Play 60 and youth health and wellness initiatives, with a specific focus on programs supporting children with physical and mental disabilities.

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