Jordy Nelson, Donald Driver star in Jockey’s adoption awareness gala: Slideshow

Jordy Nelson attends an Adoption Fundraiser

There were quite a few big names in the room for Jockey International Inc.’s first Jockey Being Family Gala on May 15 to promote adoption awareness, including Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, who recently adopted a child. Check out the attached slideshow to see who else was at the big event in Lake Geneva.

Nelson recently signed on to become an ambassador and raise awareness for the Jockey Being Family Foundation Ltd., a corporate initiative of Kenosha-based apparel company Jockey International. He was joined at the gala at the Grand Geneva Resort and Spa by former Packers wide receiver Donald Driver and former Wisconsin Badgers running back Melvin Gordon, who plays for the San Diego Chargers.

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