WASHINGTON – Washington Nationals fans can get their hands on autographed, game- worn jerseys while helping raise funds for the families of the victims who died in the Navy Yard shooting.
The Nationals are hosting a jersey auction to raise money for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, which provides support and care for the families of the victims who died in the tragedy.
Anyone can bid on an autographed patriotic jersey that was worn by a Nationals player on Sept. 17
A gunman launched an attack Monday inside the Washington Navy Yard, killing 12 people before he was killed. The mass shooting was deadliest on a military installation in the U.S. since the attack at Fort Hood, Texas, in 2009. For stories on the the event: Navy Yard Shooting.
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