Hattiesburg Sertoma Club gives $18,000 to DuBard

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HATTIESBURG, MS. (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg Sertoma club made its largest single donation ever to the DuBard School for Language Disorders at Southern Miss on Thursday.

The organization presented the school with a check for $18,000. In total, the Sertoma club has given the DuBard school over $121,000 since 2001.

Facilities that work to improve speech and hearing are the primary beneficiaries of the national Sertoma club's fundraiser's. Pendleton Stovall is the President of the Hattiesburg Sertoma club.

"You know the economy is not doing all that great right now, but thanks to the hard work of the members and just the wonderful generosity of the city of Hattiesburg, we were able to raise that money again this year and give our biggest total ever," said Stovall.

Thirty four members make up the Hattiesburg Sertoma club.

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