In December 2005, a rabid
college football fan founded The Loyalty Fund
, a non-profit foundation designed to help families with special needs
needs by providing information, events, accessibility and more in East TN.
As a joke, Steve Johnson, a Tennessee Volunteers fan and father of a child
with Autism, put his fan loyalty up for sale on eBay. Through some strange happenings, Steve started
with the money from the auction from highest bidder Mike.
The Loyalty Fund to lend a hand to
the families of children with disabilities. You can read the entire remarkable story about how the fund
came into existence, courtesy of Rivals.com. PAGE 1of the story PAGE 2of the story