Marlon Humphrey, Ravens players, staff and fans contribute tens of thousands to restaurants in Baltimore
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
What started with a huge donation from Marlon Humphrey, the cornerback of Baltimore Ravens, grew into much more to help Baltimore restaurants. The team reported on its website.
City restorers have said they are fighting in the midst Renewed coronavirus restrictions on personal food.
Jimmy & # 39; s Seafood, known as a favorite among Ravens players, organized one GoFundMe campaign Support small restaurants in town struggling amid the pandemic.
When Humphrey found out about the campaign, he donated $ 10,000 and asked others to contribute. He said on Twitter on Monday, "Nothing beats getting a good meal at a Baltimore restaurant. I just made a donation! Who's next?"
Humphrey even recruited teammates Ronnie Stanley to match Humphrey's donation, and General Manager Eric DeCosta's family donated $ 500.
The campaign's original goal was to raise $ 100,000, but with contributions from Ravens players, former players, and fans, the goal was raised to $ 200,000.
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