Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander will donate $10 million to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund in the wake of flooding that has displaced many residents of Houston and surrounding areas, USA Today’s Sam Amick reported Tuesday.
The Houston Astros announced Monday their ownership group and official team charity would contribute $4 million, while the Houston Texans said team owner Bob McNair will put $1 million toward the relief effort.
The NFL announced it would match McNair’s contribution. The NFL announced it would match McNair’s contribution. Texans star J.J. Watt also began an effort on social media to raise $200,000 for Harvey recovery, a total that has since climbed to $1.5 million with a goal of $2 million.