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Vegas Golden Knights donate 7500 meals to local hospitals

Vegas Golden Knights
Posted at 10:43 AM, Apr 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-15 22:49:58-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Vegas Golden Knights are once again proving that we are Vegas Strong.

Starting this week, they will donate more than 7,500 meals to Las Vegas area hospitals.

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The meals will be made by the chefs who make the meals inside City National Arena. The VGK team will provide 300 meals a day, five days a week for select hospitals. They'll continue deliveries for the next five weeks.

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The meal donations are made possible by generous donations from the Vegas Golden Knights Foundation, VGK players and staff including forward William Karlsson, defenseman Jon Merrill and defenseman Deryk Engelland.

Other player contributions may be announced at a later date, the team says.