In an effort to further show support for those suffering from the tragedy of the Boston Marathon bombings, Adidas is selling a limited edition T-shirt with the words â€śBoston stands as one,â€ť with the Boston Athletic Association logo underneath.
Adidas is the official sponsor of the Boston Marathon and the shirts will sell for the meaningful price of $26.20.
The Boston Celtics Shamrock Foundation has committed to raise $200,000 to support The One Fund Boston that will provide for the affected families in the Boston Marathon tragedy through a $100,000 pledge from the Shamrock Foundation, as well as multiple team initiatives to raise an additional $100,000.
â€śOur Celtics family and our fans join all Bostonians in demonstrating our cityâ€™s great strength by coming together to stand as one to get through this difficult time,â€ť Shamrock Foundation president Stephen Pagliuca said. â€śWe are proud of all the heroic efforts that were made during this horrible tragedy and would like to show our support to those victimized by this terrible act.â€ť
According to USA Today Sports, all proceeds will go to The One Fund, a charity that was announced Wednesday by Boston Mayor Tom Menino and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick. The One Fund will aid those affected by Mondayâ€™s attack.