Update: More Than $90,000 Raised For Oklahoma Tornado Victims

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Updated: 5/24/2013 11:57 pm
A three-day fundraising campaign by the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Red Cross, ABC 36 and other Lexington media outlets, raised more than $90,000 for Oklahoma tornado victims.

Donations were phoned-in during a day long campaign on Wednesday at the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Red Cross offices in Lexington.  A total of $75,000 was raised in phone pledges.

Additional donations were collected Thursday and Friday with a drive-thru campaign in the parking lot of Fayette Mall in Lexington.

A third drive-thru donation campaign will be held on Saturday, May 25th, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Kroger on South Main Street in Nicholasville.

You can also donate online at www.redcross.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
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