Genesis Health, River Bandits donate $100,000 to flood victims

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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Organizations directly impacted by the Flood of '19 just got some help, thanks to a donation from Genesis Health System and the Quad Cities River Bandits.

TV6 Chief Photographer Mike Oritz captures aerial views of the flooding in downtown Davenport.

Tuesday morning, they handed over a total of $100,000 as a part of flood relief.

In an event held at Modern Woodemen Park, they announced $33,000 goes to Humility Homes for Transitional Housing Services and $27,000 to the Iowa Grow Fund, aimed at helping businesses recover.

Another $40,000 will be handed out soon.

The money was donated by Genesis employees and baseball fans.