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Laurel Red Cross volunteers raise money for Hero's Campaign

Red Cross volunteers collect money for Hero Campaign Red Cross volunteers collect money for Hero Campaign
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

Volunteers from the Laurel Red Cross office took to the streets Friday to raise money for the Hero's Campaign.

The campaign is a local community fundraising effort that helps the East Central Chapter raise money to support their live saving mission. Anyone can be a local Red Cross Hero by agreeing to raise or donate $1000 during the months of March through May. Each local Hero can raise funds in their own way such as a business or personal contribution, fund raisers, or coin drives.

The goal of the three month campaign is to raise $50,000 for the local chapter.

Anyone wanting to become a local Hero contact Alecia Crawford at 601-485-5151.

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