Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers grew up in northern California, which has been burning down. Rodgers has been visibly moved by the things happening there and has decided to do something about it.
Rodgers is giving $1 million of his dollars to help the fire relief efforts.
Please take a minute to watch this and if you can, take a few seconds to retweet this using the #retweet4good
All the money goes to a great organization for the immediate needs and the recovery efforts for the #CampFireParadise
Thank you ???????? #ButteStrong #payitforward pic.twitter.com/iQjMbUIHcI
— Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) November 21, 2018
That’s a hell of a gesture. Of course, Rodgers can afford it. He makes $33.5 million per year.
Rodgers grew up in Chico. The nearby town of Paradise has pretty much been eliminated by the fire. The Camp Fire, as it is known, has killed 81 people and destroyed 18,421 structures.