Manning donates $500k to Pat Summitt Foundation

Manning donates $500k to Pat Summitt Foundation

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Former University of Tennessee football player Peyton Manning donated $500,000 to the Pat Summitt Foundation.

According to foundation, this is the largest donation since it started back in November of 2011.

Manning serves as a co-chair on the foundation's board.

All funds go to research for a cure for Alzheimer's Disease.

The money also provides support services for patients and caregivers.  The foundation also aims to raise public awareness about the disease.

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