Cardinals do their part to help Yarnell victimsPosted: Updated:
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- Yarnell Hill fire victims got a pleasant surprise this afternoon.
Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle David Carter and team mascot Big Red surprised displaced homeowners staying at Yavapai College, one of the shelters set up in wake of the the wildfire.
On top of that, Cardinals president Michael Bidwill delivered a $100K check to the 100 Club of Arizona, which provides immediate financial assistance to the families of public safety officers and firefighters who are seriously injured or killed in the line of duty.
"Our hearts go out to all of those affected by the devastating and tragic events this week, especially the families of the 19 brave members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots who lost their lives serving our community," said Michael Bidwill. "Our team is proud to assist the ongoing efforts and encourage our fans, the community and Arizona businesses to support these relief initiatives."