- 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)
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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.
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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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