LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Shop Local Kentucky announced Monday that they are selling a shirt honoring Marco Shemwell, the child fatally hit by a vehicle during a UK Football game last year.
The store says that 50% of the net proceeds from the Marco Shemwell shirt will go back to the Marco Shemwell Foundation, which aims to "leave ripples of positive change" in memory of the little boy.
You can purchase the shirt at the Shop Local Kentucky shop here.
One year. It’s been one full year since #BBN lost one of it’s champions. We are honoring Marco, the Shemwell’s, and in partnership with @MarcoShemwell foundation. 50% of the net proceeds will go back to the foundation. Now at https://t.co/m81hdaJJJY pic.twitter.com/Cqkk5OtALE— Shop Local Kentucky (@ShopLocalKy) September 17, 2019