New York Jets’ 2020

Man of the Year Nominee

Established in 1970, the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award recognizes an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field. Each team nominates one player who has had a significant positive impact on his community. Scroll down to learn more about Harrison’s involvement with STOMP Out Bullying™ and how it has impacted the community.


STOMP Out Bullying

STOMP Out Bullying is the leading national nonprofit dedicated to changing the culture for all students. It works to reduce and prevent bullying, cyberbullying and other digital abuse, educates against homophobia, LGBTQ discrimination, racism and hatred, and deters violence in schools, online and in communities across the country. In this diverse world, STOMP Out Bullying promotes civility, inclusion and equality. It teaches effective solutions on how to respond to all forms of bullying, as well as educating kids and teens in school and online. It provides help for those in need and at risk of suicide, and raises awareness through peer mentoring programs in schools, public service announcements by noted celebrities, and social media campaigns. 



As a former victim of bullying, Harrison understands the importance of making sure every kid feels like they belong and are valued.



Harrison is a proud ambassador for STOMP Out Bullying, working towards bringing awareness to the issue.



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Help STOMP Out Bullying Today

Funds raised for the campaign go towards assisting students in need of help and at-risk of suicide. Funds also support the HelpChat Line, in-school education, changing the culture and other prevention programs; as well as public awareness and education, a dedicated website, brochures, an Educator’s Bullying Prevention Toolkit and additional education and bullying prevention resources and materials. Your generous gift can ensure that every student is safe, valued and respected regardless of what they look like, their beliefs, their race, sexual orientation or gender identity.