Franco Harris, NFL Hall of Fame Running Back and Founder of SilverSport, Announces Partnership with Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village in Rwanda

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PITTSBURGH and RWAMAGANA, Rwanda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Fame Running Back Franco Harris and his
sportswear company SilverSport®
donated 500 towels and 500 pairs of socks to the Agahozo-Shalom
Youth Village
(ASYV) in Rwanda, a residential community for youth
orphaned during and after the genocide in 1994. The antibacterial and
odor-free products will help the village conserve water resources and
aid in disease prevention. Here, ASYV residents James Muhaza (left) and
Theogene Tuyisenge (right) proudly display their SilverSport towels,
which they received during a moving ceremony to mark the launch of the
partnership and Franco’s lifelong dedication to global philanthropy. For
more information on the SilverSport partnership with ASYV, visit


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