Report: Philanthropists Give San Francisco Check to Cover Batkid Expenses
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 15: Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. The Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area foundation turned the city into Gotham City for Miles by creating a day-long event bringing his wish to be BatKid to life. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)
Monday, Jan 20, 2014 Updated at 6:07 AM PDT
Two Bay Area philanthropists have given San Francisco a check to cover the cost of making Batkid's dream come true.
In November, San Francisco transformed into Gotham City to allow a 5-year-old leukemia patient to live out his wish of being Batman.
The San Francisco Chronicle said John and Marcia Goldman have donated $105,000 to cover the city's expenses.
The couple has supported the Make a Wish Foundation for years.
Thousands turned out to help cheer on Miles Scott, as he saved the city from the Penguin and Riddler.