Marlins CEO Derek Jeter leads milestone meal giveaway

Marlins CEO Derek Jeter was on hand as the team donated its millionth meal during the COVID-19 pandemic. (WPLG)

MIAMI – The Miami Marlins donated their millionth meal in their COVID-19 relief initiative on Wednesday, and CEO Derek Jeter was there to mark the milestone.

Jeter and the team started the distributions as part of a joint effort with Feeding South Florida just over a year ago.

The team’s Home Plate Meals Relief Fund aims to help families in need, especially during the pandemic.

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