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John Cena promises to donate $500k to first responders of California wildfires


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Pro wrestler & Actor John Cena said he is donating half $500,000 dollars to the first responders battling the California wildfires.

On Monday, In a video posted on Twitter, Cena, 42, said “In times like this, when people are giving their lives and working around the clock, what they need from us is resourc.
 
The wrestler added “This is the right thing to do and I’m doing my part to help the cause”.

The actor made the half a million pledge in honor of his new comedy, “Playing With Fire,” which is centered around a team of firefighters tasked with babysitting three young siblings.

He asked Paramount Players, the production company behind his film, to pick a charity that “aids our first responders as soon as possible.”

“California is in dire straits. It is burning,” Cena added. “It is under siege from massive wildfires statewide, which means our first responders are working around the clock and they need our help.”


The former WWE star also asked fans to join him in donating, saying, “I’m asking that today on #FirstRespondersDay we do everything we can to help those who risk their lives to protect us all.

The California wildfires have reportedly forced more than 200,000 people to flee their homes, and over 2.5 million are without power.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency Sunday as a result of the Kincade Fire. More than 3,000 firefighters have worked to get it in under control.

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