Cincinnati Reds donate $40K to Hurricane Harvey relief, recovery efforts

0

Cincinnati Reds donate $40K to Hurricane Harvey relief, recovery efforts

View CaptionHide Caption
(Greg Lynch/Staff)

The Cincinnati Reds organization is making a $40,000 donation to Hurricane Harvey relief and recovery efforts.

The donation was generated by the Reds Community Fund's portion of Split the Pot ticket sales from the three Reds vs. Mets games this week (Aug. 29-31), plus donations from Mike & Michele Schuster of Michael Schuster Associates and Levi Blachman of StubWorld, team officials said in a prepared statement released tonight.  

The funds will be equally distributed between the American Red Cross and former Reds right fielder Jay Bruce's efforts to raise money for Southeast Texas and his hometown of Beaumont, Texas.

GOT A TIP? Call our monitored 24-hour line, 937-259-2237, or send it to newsdesk@cmgohio.com

View Comments 0

Weather and Traffic