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George and Dragon Event Raises 20K for Haiti

Seattle Sounders Steve Zakuani and James Riley signed autographs in exchange for donations.

January 25, 2010

Sounders defender James Riley and his teammate signed autographs to help raise 20k for Doctors Without Borders.

Kevin Zelko, the founder of the Gorilla FC Sounders fan group, says the group’s event at George and Dragon on Saturday, January 24 raised over $20,000 for Haiti. Sounders players Steve Zakuani and James Riley signed autographs for a suggested donation of $5. Proceeds went to Doctors Without Borders.

Zelko says Gorilla FC, already known in the Sounders fan community for its community outreach efforts, will start organizing quarterly charity events benefiting different causes, check the web site for updates.

Find a list of bar events helping Haiti here.

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