Football is back and to celebrate its arrival the NFL, along with the Cleveland Browns, are all a part of the Back to Football Friday campaign! The NFL and the Cleveland Browns want you to join us as we prepare for the return of football in schools, at the office, and across the area.  



For interested schools:

Students, teachers, PTO/PTA leaders and school administrators can log-on to and register their school for a chance to win a $10,000 NFL PLAY 60 youth health and wellness grant and an NFL team celebration. Schools will be asked to display their NFL spirit, along with great health and wellness habits by completing two essays and submitting photos of their in-school Back to Football Friday celebration.

Celebrations should occur the Friday before the first weekend of the (omit) 2011 NFL regular season and up to two weeks following the first game of the (omit) 2011 NFL season. Details on the 2014 program will be available in the spring.



For interested businesses:

Back to Football Friday isn’t just for schools! Fans can take Back to Football Friday into their office or work place so everyone can show their team loyalty and spirit. Throw an office party, wear jerseys, or host creative events at your workplace.  The NFL and the Cleveland Browns are offering the companies with the most enthusiasm and camaraderie a Back to Football celebration at their office.  Companies can register at United Way’s special Back to Football website,



For interested super fans:

All Super Fans are invited to show us their own creative touchdown dance.  All Super Fan Dances will be provided free of charge to the general public and will be accessed via United Way’s microsite  Don’t miss this great opportunity to connect with the NFL and show team loyalty while sharing your custom dance with friends.


For more information, contact the Community Relations Department at 440-891-5000.