CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are pledging $1.5 million towards the ongoing coronavirus relief efforts throughout Ohio.
According to the Cleveland Browns organization, the two are donating $1 million through their Haslam 3 Foundation to the Greater Cleveland COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund and $500,000 to the Columbus Foundation’s Emergency Response Fund.
Greater Cleveland: https://www.clevelandfoundation.org/Response
The funds will assist the work of public health officials, as well as address the capacity of different aspects of fighting the pandemic.
As of Monday afternoon, six have died from COVID-19 in Ohio and there are 442 confirmed cases.