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NFL And Oakland Raiders Lend Support To Las Vegas Community

Posted Oct 2, 2017

The NFL Foundation will match the Oakland Raiders’ $50,000 contribution to the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund to support the victims’ families and survivors of the tragedy in Las Vegas.

The NFL Foundation will match the Oakland Raiders’ $50,000 contribution to the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund to support the victims’ families and survivors of the tragedy in Las Vegas.

Clark County Commissioner Chair STEVE SISOLAK started the fundraiser to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of the mass shooting. Fans can donate here.

The NFL Foundation will contribute an additional $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with blood drives and other relief efforts.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families of this heartbreaking event. said NFL Commissioner ROGER GOODELL. “We are grateful for the first responders who bravely helped those in need.”

The City of Las Vegas encourages residents to donate blood with United Blood Services at 6930 W. Charleston or 601 Whitney Ranch Dr. in Henderson. Las Vegas residents looking for loved ones should call 1-866-535-5654.

The NFL also encourages fans to download the Red Cross Blood App to find local blood drives and donation centers to donate blood to those injured in the shooting.