subject: Chargers collect two semitrailers of donations for Harvey relief effortPosted: 12:54am, Sep 9, 2017
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who has a nephew who works in the construction business in Dallas and Houston.,Hurricane Harvey hit home for Los Angeles Chargers team chairman Dean Spanos

“Everybody knows what happened in Houston,”womens Will Fuller V Jersey, Spanos said. “It’s one of these awful disasters that you see. Here in California we’ve seen the wildfires, which have just been horrible over the last decade.

“So you see this on television,,womens DeAndre Hopkins Jersey, you have friends and family there,womens Jadeveon Clowney Jersey, and you just feel compelled to do something because you want to help.”

Along with donating $500,,Authentic Whitney Mercilus Jersey,000,< the Chargers filled two semitrailers with food and supplies Wednesday at a Vons supermarket near downtown Los Angeles with about 60,womens Andrew Luck Jersey,000 pounds of supplies that will be directly donated to the Houston Food Bank and Red Cross.

who has raised an impressive $27 million and counting for the people in his city affected by the disaster.,The Chargers took a cue from Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt

Chargers fullback Derek Watt,Watt’s younger brother,000 for flood victims. Now, said initially his brother just wanted to raise $200, J.J. Watt's foundation is charged with the massive task of making sure the money raised is put to good use.

“We have a group chat, and he’s constantly updating us whenever he’s got some really big donations,” Derek Watt said. Authentic Jadeveon Clowney Jersey'“And he’s also trying to figure out the best possible thing to do with this. He’s talked to [New Orleans Saints quarterback] Drew Brees and what he went through with [2005's Hurricane] Katrina to try and find out what the best possible thing is.

too. But he’s truly putting his effort into this. I saw a bunch of pictures and videos when they took out the 10 trucks the other day with the whole team. And that’s pretty special when you can get a lot of the team and all of their families to go out and do something like that. I’m grateful for what he’s doing and I’m not even down there.”,Authentic DeAndre Hopkins Jersey,,>,“He’s got to focus on football

because the cleanup will take months and years.,womens Duane Brow Jersey,womens Whitney Mercilus Jersey,Chargers left tackle and Houston native Russell Okung purchased four shopping carts' worth of food to donate to his hometown. Okung said it’s important for people to keep the flood victims in their thoughts

“There’s a multitude of ways to give back,Authentic Will Fuller V Jersey,” Okung said. “Not only through donating clothes and giftingAuthentic Andrew Luck Jersey, but helping people figure out legal problems or tax issues that may come out of nowhere and might be unforeseen,Authentic T.Y. Hilton Jersey[>, too.”

also a Houston native,Chargers defensive tackle Damion Square,womens T.Y. Hilton Jersey, Square said his immediate family was unaffected by the flooding, donated a carload of clothing and supplies to the relief effort. Like Okung, but he still has friends in affected areas who need help.

” Square said. Authentic Duane Brow Jersey,“That’s the most I can do because I can’t be there to help physically.”,“I just wanted to come out here and give back to the people in need so that they can get back to a place of stability
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