Penn National Donated 1 Million Dollars To The Covid-19 Foundation
Penn national gaming donated 1 million dollars to the barstool fund foundation, which supports small business and fights a pandemic in the us. Barstool fund was created by dave tailor, the founder of barstool sports, december 17, 2020. Penn national, the largest regional casino operator in the united states, acquired 36 percent of barstool sports shares for $ 163 million shortly before the rank of pandemic.
The tailor began the work of a charitable foundation with 500,000 dollars of its own funds, and for january 2021 collected more than $ 18 million, which will be used to help at least 76 enterprises in pennsylvania and outside the state.
Businessman openedly criticized the covid-19 restrictions imposed by the state and their impact on a small business.
Speaking during the opening of barstool fund, the tailor said: "i’m talking about the serious position of small business. How do you expect these people will survive? In the government, it seems, it does not care. Nor a plan, no help, no salvation.
Companies must continue to pay their employees even during abbreviated or closed operations to qualify for tailor financing.
Pennsylvania recently introduced three-week insulation for the casino after a sharp increase in the number of cases of coronavirus. Objects were allowed to open from january 4, 2021 with a decrease in capacity by 50%.
Source: edition focus gaming news