UFC fighters together with Jon Jones and Dustin Poirier have made beneficiant donations to UFC make-up artist Suzy Friton, who’s battling stage four breast most cancers.

On Wednesday, a GoFundMe was began for Friton by Brittany Churchill, the spouse of UFC mild heavyweight contender Misha Cirkunov, who battled breast most cancers herself final 12 months. Because the GoFundMe was made public, practically $100,000 has been donated to Friton, together with hundreds of {dollars} of donations from MMA fighters.

Jon Jones, the UFC mild heavyweight champion, made essentially the most sizeable donation up to now, giving a beneficiant $10,000 donation to Friton. It’s an unbelievable act of kindness from Jones. UFC light-weight Dustin Poirier, the winner of the first-ever UFC Forrest Griffin Group Award, additionally stepped up enormous, donating $5000 to the fund.

Tyron Woodley donated $2000, Chito Vera donated $1200, and Neil Magny, Paul Felder,  Rose Namajunas, Gilbert Burns, Chael Sonnen, and Jon Anik every donated $1000.  Even fighters who’re not within the UFC reminiscent of Zak Ottow and Lorenz Larkin additionally donated $1000 every, as did former UFC shade commentator Mike Goldberg. The acts of generosity are unbelievable and present as soon as once more that the MMA neighborhood takes care of their very own.

As properly, beneficiant donations have been additionally made by fighters reminiscent of Michael Bisping, Joe Lauzon, Josh Emmett, Benson Henderson, Valentina Shevchenko, Carla Esparza, Chas Skelly, Al Iaquinta, Jimmie Rivera Lando Vannata, Felice Herrig, Lauren Murphy, Angela Hill, and Chris Weidman, plus many extra. None of those fighters donated cash for consideration, they did it to assist their buddy out, however all of them should be acknowledged.

A lot of blended martial arts coaches have additionally stepped up, with Duke Roufus, Sayif Saud, and Mike Dolce amongst these making hearty donations. MMA journalists and media have additionally taken to the trigger, and naturally, hundreds of followers within the blended martial arts neighborhood have additionally stepped as much as make donations, as properly. It’s clear that Suzy Friton may be very liked within the MMA neighborhood and though she is presently in a troublesome battle with breast most cancers, the love of the neighborhood is there for her as she fights.

You possibly can learn further details about the Suzy Friton GoFundMe beneath.

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