SEATTLE SOUNDERS FC ESTABLISHES RELIEF FUND IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19
Seattle Sounders FC has launched a targeted effort in the fight against COVID-19 by establishing the Seattle Sounders FC Relief Fund, aimed primarily at supporting individuals, non-profits and small businesses in the neighborhoods surrounding CenturyLink Field that have been adversely impacted by the postponement of the 2020 MLS season due to the current public health crisis. These districts include SoDo, Pioneer Square and the Chinatown-International District.Press Release
The fund is intended to support a range of needs from groceries to rent assistance and monetary packages that will fund the following priorities:
- Direct support of resources to shift workers and service providers in and around CenturyLink Field, and in neighborhood businesses that support and serve fans on matchday.
- Direct resources to small business owners to pay their critical expenses during this crisis so that they can stay in business and keep their doors open.
- Direct resources to non-profits that serve and support individuals and small businesses in the South Downtown neighborhoods of SoDo, Pioneer Square and the Chinatown-International District.
Further information for potential beneficiaries who are interested in accessing assistance from the Seattle Sounders FC Relief Fund will be added to this location in the coming weeks