Philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin announced that Marshall Faulk, Pro Football Hall of Famer-elect, has joined his team to raise funds for animal rescue efforts and disaster relief in Joplin, Mo.
Benjamin will donate $1 to the Humane Society of Missouri for every fan who ‘”likes” the American Dog Rescue Facebook page. Up to $10,000 will be donated by Benjamin through his foundations, The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation and American Dog Rescue.
Officials said the funds raised from the Facebook campaign will assist to alleviate the costs accumulated from the immediate actions taken during the disaster relief including but not limited to staff, material and supply costs.
For more information on The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation and American Dog Rescue fundraising efforts in Joplin, Mo., Facebook users can visit the American Dog Rescue page at www.facebook.com/americandogrescue.