Braves' Freeman Donates $125K To Assist Those Impacted By Coronavirus Outbreak

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March 18, 2020 - 1:36 pm
Freddie Freeman

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Freddie Freeman is stepping up big amid the Coronavirus outbreak.

The Atlanta Braves first-baseman has pledged to donate $50,000 to the Atlanta Food Bank, $50,000 to the Giving Kitchen and $25,000 to the Salvation Army.

The Atlanta Community Food Bank provides the needy with food while the Giving Kitchen assists those who work in the food service industry during times of emergency.

As for the Braves, the organization themselves have pledged a $1 million relief fund along with the other 30 teams in Major League Baseball.

The relief fund will be used to assist the thousands of ballpark staff impacted by the delayed start of the 2020 season.