MIAMI -

The Miami Heat and Carnival Corporation are donating at least $1 million to Typhoon relief efforts.

Heat owner Micky Arison is also the chairman of Carnival Corp.

Arison said, "All of us at Carnival and the Heat extend our deepest sympathy to the Philippines and its people."

Coach Erik Spoelstra is Filipino American and has visited the Philippines four times in the last five years.

To donate to the cause, you can text RELIEF to 864233 (UNICEF) to donate $10 or you can call 1-800-FOR-KIDS.