EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings and the Wilf family are pledging $100,000 to support Hurricane Sandy storm recovery efforts.
"Being from and living in the affected areas, our family has seen first-hand the destruction of Hurricane Sandy," said Vikings Owner and Chairman Zygi Wilf. "As an organization, it is important for us to help raise awareness and support for those impacted by this disaster."
The $100,000 contribution from the Vikings and the Wilfs will go to the American Red Cross and other local relief efforts in New Jersey and New York.
"Every contribution is critical to helping families and individuals in the region," said Wilf.
The team is encouraging Vikings fans throughout the world to also contribute by visiting the American Red Cross web site.