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Hardware store hosts unique fundraiser

For every dollar raised, Henkle Ace Hardware lit a luminary to support the Children’s Miracle Network.

Thousands of luminary bags will line Madison Street.

For the last three weeks the store has collected donations and tonight they will light the luminaries.

The bags around the store will have real candles while some around town contain LED lights.

Store owners say it’s a great way to raise money for the Children’s miracle network.

John HenkleOwner, Henkle Ace Hardware says, “As we presented it to people for donations we gave them an opportunity to write a message on them, some of them are real neat, there are messages on them for people who passed away in the storm, there are some that are birth weights of children.”

So far they have raised about 26 hundred dollars. Several other businesses are also participating in luminary lighting tonight.

If you’d like to donate to Children’s Miracle Network visit the website below.


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