A fundraiser created by Oakland Athletics to aid the victims of the Ghost Ship fire got an extra boost Tuesday, when coaches and players of the Golden State Warriors pledged to donate $75,000 to the cause, in addition to the $50,000 already pledged by the Warriors organization.
“As a team that calls the Bay Area our home, we are all devastated by this tragedy that took place right in our community,” said Warriors All-Star forward Draymond Green. “Our thoughts and prayers are with those that have lost their lives, and our sincere condolences go out to their loved ones. We invite anyone that would like to help those who have been affected by this tragedy to join us in supporting our neighbors that have lost so much.”
As of this posting, the fundraiser has raised $407,000 for the victims and their families. To donate, click here.