- Zion Williamson, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Blake Griffin, all of whom are NBA players, have helped alleviate the financial burdens of several workers
- The three generous players made a huge donation to employees who worked at NBA stadiums before they lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic
- The amount to be donated by the three men is about $300 000 (around R5 million)
Three popular National Basketball Association (NBA) players, Zion Williamson, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Blake Griffin, have donated money to employees who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus.
According to a report gathered by Face2FaceAfrica.com, the three gentlemen decided to make the kind gesture after realising the extensive economic damage that Covid-19 is causing.
It is indicated that many people who serve as hourly workers in basketball stadiums were thrown in financial difficulties as NBA matches were suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Zion Williamson of the New Orleans Pelicans decided to cover their wages for every worker at the Pelicans’ arena for 30 days.
Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks also donated $100 000 to the staff of the Fiserv Forum Arena, which would help them a lot in these hard times.
In addition, Blake Griffin, a forward for the Detroit Pistons, also confirmed on Twitter he’s donating $100 000 to the staff of Little Caesars Arena.
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