San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver will begin sensitivity training and education immediately after the Super Bowl following his anti-gay remarks this week, then start volunteer work with at-risk homosexual youth nationwide.
Culliver is scheduled to begin working with ''The Trevor Project,'' an organization that provides crisis and suicide intervention to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth, according to his public relations representative, Theodore Palmer.
''He's so passionate about youth and people being comfortable with who they are and accepted by all,'' Palmer said in a phone interview Saturday. ''He's excited to learn. The plan is with The Trevor Project, and their concerns are that he is genuine about his words.''
Palmer said Culliver will spend time volunteering at a crisis center in San Francisco.
''It's just an opportunity for him to learn about his comments and educate himself about the LGBT community, and grow,'' Palmer said. ''It's the first step ...