Bengals, NFL Foundation to donate $75,000 to Dayton shooting victims

Published: Wednesday, August 07, 2019 @ 5:01 PM

A memorial along East Fifth Street in the Oregon District. David Jablonski/STAFF
A memorial along East Fifth Street in the Oregon District. David Jablonski/STAFF

The Cincinnati Bengals and the NFL Foundation will donate $75,000 to the Dayton Oregon District Tragedy Fund to help people impacted by the mass shooting in the Oregon District on Sunday morning.

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The Dayton Foundation will work with local officials to distribute funds to families directly affected by the shooting

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“Dayton is part of our community and we are saddened by the tragic events that took place this weekend,” Bengals Executive Vice President Katie Blackburn said in a release. “Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and all of those affected.”