Former Patriots linebacker Andre Tippett tipped off followers that staff proprietor Robert Kraft handled a widowed frontline worker and her younger daughter on a visit to Disney World as a shock.
Corridor of Famer Tippett posted a pic to Instagram of the Patriots billionaire, and his girlfriend Dana Blumberg with an nameless girl and her daughter captioned, “All the time pleased with this group and Mr. Kraft for main the best way locally #GivingBack #FirstResponders.”
TMZ reported that the unnamed girl within the picture is a frontline worker whose husband had handed away through the pandemic and that her younger daughter was combating the loss. The girl’s husband was apparently additionally an important worker.
Kraft beforehand introduced 76 vaccinated well being care employees to the Tremendous Bowl on the staff’s airplane, Web page Six reported. He reportedly wished to do one thing particular for the girl and her daughter after their loss and took them to Disney World.
Sources solely informed Web page Six that Kraft and Blumberg have been seen choosing up their visitors on a private jet at Lengthy Island’s MacArthur Airport in Islip and that they have been all seen staying in a two-bedroom suite at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in Florida, positioned shut to the Magic Kingdom park.
The group apparently had VIP passes, and Kraft picked up the tab for the two-day journey.
When Kraft and the Pats introduced the group of healthcare employees to Florida for the Tremendous Bowl, it was additionally to promote vaccines. The Kraft family added a brand to the surface of the staff airplane on the time that stated, “When it’s your flip, take the shot. Get vaccinated,” in addition to “Patriots” and “6X Champions.”
A 12 months in the past, the staff additionally despatched the identical airplane to China to carry 1.2 million N95 protecting masks to the US.
Tippett spent his complete 11-year profession with the Patriots after being drafted by the staff in 1982.
A rep for Kraft didn’t remark.