Damar Hamlin’s GoFundMe “The Chasing M’s Foundation Community Toy Drive” surpasses $8.25 million

Damar Hamlin’s scary injury on Monday Night Football against the Cincinnati Bengals, in which he had to be administered CPR for almost 10 minutes to save his life, appears to have been a long time ago since in the past few days we’ve received an enormous amount of good news, specially since he’s able to breathe on his own and his neurological functions appear to remain intact.

Damar Hamlin’s GoFundMe campaign has surpassed $8.25 million

Damar Hamlin had setted up a GoFundMe page when he was in his last year of college, with the goal of raising $2,500 dollars to give underprivileged kids in his community the possibility of having toys during the holidays.

This was found by online users from all over the world who immediately chimed in and started making donations and sharing the link for this fundraising.

By the time this article is being written, over $8,250,000 dollars have been donated and with each minute that goes by the amount continues to increase, in a sign that helps restore faith in humanity for many of us.

You can click in the following link to access the official GoFundMe campaign: The Chasing M’s Foundation Community Toy Drive by Damar Hamlin.

Damar Hamlin’s family and agency updated the GoFundMe page

This is a message shared by the Hamlin family and Damar’s representatives on the GoFundMe page.

“This fundraiser was initially established to support a toy drive for Damar’s community, sponsored by the Chasing M’s Foundation. However, it has received renewed support in light of Damar’s current battle and we can’t thank all of you enough. Your generosity and compassion mean the world to us.”

“As representatives of Damar, the team at Jaster Athletes posted the fundraiser updates and will work with the Hamlin family, The Chasing M’s Foundation, and the GoFundMe team to ensure the safe delivery of funds.”

“Damar created The Chasing M’s Foundation to use as a vehicle to bring lasting impact to his community. The foundation supports toy drives, back-to-school drives, kids camps, and more. We’re hopeful about Damar’s future involvement in disbursing the incredibly generous contributions.”