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Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irving donating $500K to anti-hate causes

The Brooklyn Nets and Kyrie Irving will each donate $500,000 "toward causes and organizations that work to eradicate hate and intolerance in our communities," they announced in a joint statement with the Anti-Defamation League on Wednesday.

"The Nets and Kyrie Irving will work with ADL (the Anti-Defamation League), a nonprofit organization devoted to fighting antisemitism and all types of hate that undermine justice and fair treatment for every individual," the joint statement said. "This is an effort to develop educational programming that is inclusive and will comprehensively combat all forms of antisemitism and bigotry.