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More than 1,100 Gather For United Way Fundraising Kickoff

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United Way leaders say the goal this year is $8,675,000. More than1100 people came to today's kickoff luncheon. The largest crowd ever for the kickoff. The celebration was held at the Savannah Civic Center.

Funds raised during the annual campaign go to the United Way of the Coastal Empire, serving over 100 human service programs. 61 non-profit agencies.

This year's theme is "Power Raisers". Everyone has the power to make a difference. If its $1, $10, $100. Every donation, every little bit counts.

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