John Elway, Peyton Manning Contribute To Colorado Relief Fund
More than 120 individuals and organizations have "contributed nearly" $16.5M to Colorado's COVID-19 Relief Fund to "help community organizations impacted by the pandemic," among them Peyton and Ashley Manning, Broncos President of Football Operations & GM John Elway, Anheuser-Busch and the Buell Foundation. The fund already has given more than $8.4M "in grants of up to $25,000 to about 370 groups across the state." Elway contributed $50,000 (DENVER POST, 5/16).
DRIVE-THRU DONATIONS: The Padres were part of a "drive-through food sharing event" in which more than 800 cars, trucks and SUVs "filled with active-duty military service members lined up in downtown San Diego on Saturday morning." Vehicles made their way down "two separate lines in the parking lot across from" Petco Park. The giveaway was "sponsored by the local chapter of United Service Organizations, the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and theMLB team(SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE, 5/17).