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Delaware "Do More 24" Campaign Starts at Midnight

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The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition is one of many groups involved in the fundraiser (Source: WBOC) The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition is one of many groups involved in the fundraiser (Source: WBOC)

DELAWARE - In the First State, a massive fundraiser is set to get started at midnight, looking to help hundreds of nonprofits. The "Do More 24" campaign, organized by the United Way of Delaware, is an online fundraiser, allowing people to donate to one of nearly 200 specific charities in increments of 24. 

Connie Holdridge from the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition said that her organization is just one of many that are enrolled in the fundraiser. 

"It's really important," she said. "For everybody to give back something. And if they can do it in a small amount, $24 dollars, that's not a lot of money. But if you have 200,000 people doing $24, that's a lot of money."

Anybody that donates at least $48 will also be eligible for a brand new Kia, which will be selected after the fundraiser is complete. 

The fundraiser included 91 charities under the "Health and Human Services" category, 64 under the "Education" category, and dozens more focusing on various other issues. To see the full list, you can visit the fundraiser website here

"It's a wonderful way to donate," said Holdridge. "Everybody should donate something. Everybody should put their money out to help someone."

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