BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s Purple Friday, and the Ravens are already working hard. This time, it’s off the field giving back to first responders.
The Ravens Caravan stopped at five locations, all giving back to first responders and healthcare workers.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Heat Is Here, Alert Day Saturday For Record Heat
After a stop at the Baltimore Police Northwest District, there was a huge celebration at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.READ MORE: Johns Hopkins' Bloomberg School Shortens Commencement In Response To Record Heat
“We just want to focus on these first responders who not only take care of us every day, but the past couple months have been really tough on them as well, so we just want to celebrate them,” Katie Bollinger, of the Baltimore Ravens, said.
The Ravens Caravan also stopped at the Baltimore Police Northeast District, where the men and women in blue got some hot coffee, posters and pictures with Poe.MORE NEWS: Maryland Weather: Summer Heat Moves In For The Weekend
The Ravens take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at 1 p.m. You can catch all the action right here on WJZ.