Suns Center Deandre Ayton Pledges $100,000 for Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts in the Bahamas
Phoenix Suns center and Nassau, Bahamas native Deandre Ayton today pledged $100,000 for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in a personal statement posted on his Twitter account. A link to the tweet is below:
Ayton acknowledged those who have reached out to offer their concern for his family, friends and fellow Bahamians and has urged Suns fans to join him in supporting those affected by Hurricane Dorian. In partnership with the Suns, Ayton will host an item donation drive on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Fry’s Food Stores located at 20th Street & Camelback Road in Central Phoenix (4724 N. 20th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016).
Ayton and his family will be on hand to help collect supplies and personally thank Suns fans for their support during this difficult time. Fans are encouraged to donate first aid supplies, water, non-perishable food items, toiletries and cleaning supplies. Monetary donations will also be accepted. Fans also have the opportunity to donate online at Suns.com/Relief