The Foley Family Charitable Foundation and the Vegas Golden Knights American Hockey League affiliate team, the Chicago Wolves, announced today a joint donation of an additional $200,000 to support the victims of Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas and the first responders who have worked fearlessly and tirelessly from the moment tragedy struck.
The Foley Family Charitable Foundation and the Chicago Wolves each contributed $100,000 toward the donation. This brings the total contributed by the Foley Family Charitable Foundation to $200,000.
The Vegas Golden Knights Foundation, Foley Family Charitable Foundation, Chicago Wolves and NHL have combined to donate $500,000 towards relief efforts in Las Vegas to date.
In addition, under the banner "Vegas Strong," the NHL, its clubs and the players will honor the victims at season-opening games this week and provide additional assistance through pledge drives and other ventures as the NHL family comes together to support Las Vegas.
All donated funds will be administered by The Vegas Golden Knights Foundation. Fans and members of the hockey community who wish to support these efforts can donate through The Vegas Golden Knights Foundation. For more information, please visit NHL.com or VegasGoldenKnights.com.
ABOUT THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS
The Vegas Golden Knights are a National Hockey League franchise owned and operated by Black Knight Sports and Entertainment LLC. The Vegas Golden Knights were established by founding partners William Foley and his family and the Maloof family. For the latest news and information on the Golden Knights visit vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
ABOUT THE CHICAGO WOLVES
The four-time league champion Chicago Wolves were founded by Don Levin and Buddy Meyers in 1994. For the latest news and information about the Chicago Wolves, visit ChicagoWolves.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.