As many of you know, this COVID 19 virus is a serious matter. It has been difficult for everyone worldwide. And during this pandemic, you really see people’s true character. Well, the Miami Dolphins really stepped up and showed great leadership today.
Handwashing is key. A very crucial element for everyone to remain safe. This is just a reminder to practice safe habits. Here is a song you can hum while washing your hands.
We also have a sing-a-long pic.twitter.com/9PfbanTRdd
— Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) March 20, 2020
Along with these safe habits, you need leaders in the community. Stephen Ross and the Miami Dolphins are doing just that. Here is the press release provided by the Miami Dolphins media department.
Stephen Ross and the Miami Dolphins Pledge $500,000 to Support Elderly and Youth Impacted by COVID-19
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Stephen Ross and the Miami Dolphins announced a pledge of $500,000 to help meet critical needs for elderly and youth in the community as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic. These funds will be used to support school meal programs for Broward County Public Schools and Miami-Dade County Public Schools, relief efforts led by churches in Miami Gardens, and to bolster programs from Feeding South Florida to provide access to food for underserved populations in the area.
If you're in need of food assistance, please visit our COVID-19 web page. Scroll down to, "If You Need Help" and click on the Agency Locator and Distribution Schedule.https://t.co/xybvzQC80X pic.twitter.com/0D0fHdko1b
— Feeding South Florida (@FeedingSouthFL) March 20, 2020
Tom Garfinkel Chairman and Ceo of the Miami Dolphins
“This is obviously an unprecedented situation that is affecting everyone and affecting some people a lot more than others. We want to help those who are most vulnerable and those right here in our backyard,” said Miami Dolphins Vice Chairman and CEO Tom Garfinkel. “We will continue to monitor the situation with our community partners and strongly encourage everyone to stay home and follow the CDC guidelines. We will get through this together.”
In addition, the team will work with Miami Dolphins FOOTBALL UNITES™ partners that are on the front lines responding to the outbreak. Details around these programs will be shared once finalized.