Julius Peppers, linebacker for the Carolina Panthers, has been named the winner of Charlotte, N.C.- based Sakrete’s 2009 Sakrete Sack Program with a total of 27 quarterback sacks. A donation on behalf of Peppers will be made to the Business Volunteer Council, Charlotte, N.C., a coalition of local businesses that promote volunteerism. Sakrete also will make a monetary donation of $4,000 and product donations to the Business Volunteer Council to be used toward building a playground at Charlotte, N.C.-based Pawtucket Elementary School in April.

This year’s donation brings the company’s total contribution up to $86,500 since the Sakrete Sack Program was launched in 2006. www.sakrete.com/sack