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Panthers head coach to present $200K grant to help build athletic field in Spartanburg

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Ron Rivera (file/FOX Carolina) Ron Rivera (file/FOX Carolina)
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Carolina Panthers said head coach Ron Rivera will present a $200,000 grant to the city of Spartanburg's Northside Development Initiative during the kickoff party before the NFL team's first t training camp practice at Wofford College.

The free kickoff party will begin at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The check presentation will occur around 5:50 p.m.

Officials said the grant funds will help build a new community athletic field at the TK Gregg Recreation Center, which will serve as the home for the Spartanburg Park & Recreation Department's Little Vikings youth football program.

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