Dolphins Host Donation Drive For Harvey Victims At Hard Rock Stadium


POSSIBLE WITH THE RAINFALL. WE WILL HAVE MORE ON OUR LOCAL FORECAST AHEAD. PEOPLE FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY ARE COMING TOGETHER TO HELP THE VICTIMS OF TROPICAL STORM HARVEY PICKED THE MIAMI DOLPHINS ARE REACHING OUT AND LENDING A HAND. WE ARE LIVE AT HARD ROCK STADIUM WITH HOW WE CAN ALL HELP. Reporter: YOU CAN SEE THE DONATIONS ARE ALREADY POURING IN, PILING UP AT THE STADIUM. THIS WAS INSPIRED BY THE PLAYERS MANY OF WHOM WERE PERSONALLY AFFECTED BECAUSE THAT IS WHERE THEY ARE FROM — ASKING PEOPLE FROM THEIR NEW HOME IN FLORIDA TO STEP IN AND HELP. Reporter: NO GAMES TODAY FOR THE DOLPHINS, BUT PLAYERS PLUGGING WHAT THEY HOPE WOULD BE A MAJOR EVENT. NO BIG ROLLOUT BUT IT STARTED WITH THIS TWEET FROM SAFETY MICHAEL THOMAS DONATIONS TO BE ACCEPTED AT THE HARD ROCK STADIUM. THE DRIVE QUICKLY PUT TOGETHER AND SUPPORTED BY THE DOLPHINS ORGANIZATION. WE IMMEDIATELY WENT INTO HOW CAN WE HELP? BY WORKING WITH THEM, THEY TOLD US DIRECT ITEMS ARE NEEDED Reporter: ASKING PEOPLE TO BRING FOOD, CLOSE, DIAPERS, SUMAC 15 BOXES OF DIAPERS, WET WIPES AND A BUNCH OF BABY FOOD. Reporter: SHE IS A THOMAS FAN. SHE SAW THAT SINGLE TWEET AND REPLIED. SHE WENT TO THE STORE TO BUY WHAT SHE COULD TO GIVE. I AM HEADING THAT WAY TOMORROW. ESSEN HAS THE [ NULL ]. Reporter: THIS MAN JUST HEARD ABOUT IT . HE SHOWED UP WITH A TRUNK FULL AFTER WATCHING THE DEVASTATION UNFOLDING IN TEXAS. I THOUGHT ABOUT WATER BUT I KNOW THEY WILL PROBABLY GET WATER. Reporter: SUPPLIES WILL GO TO THOMAS AND QUARTERBACK HOWARD PLANNING TO SEND THE ITEMS TO THE HOUSTON AREA HIGH SCHOOL. THOMAS IS CURRENTLY SERVING AS A SHELTER. ORGANIZED IN JUST HOURS, DONATIONS STARTING TO POUR IN. NEIGHBORS AND NONPROFITS FOUNDED BY CBS4 NEWS ALSO HELP IN THE RELIEF EFFORT. THEY ARE SUPPORTING THE ORGANIZATION REBUILDING TOGETHER HOUSTON. DONATIONS CAN BE MADE BY CALLING 305-597-4404 OR HEADING TO THE NEIGHBOR FOR NEIGHBORS WEBSITE. MEANTIME BACK OUT HERE LIVE DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED HERE

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