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Diamond Affair Big Success for Red Cross

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DECATUR - The first annual "Diamond Affair" fundraiser turned out to be a huge success for the Mid-Illinois chapter of the American Red Cross.

Carl Baker, Executive Director of the Red Cross, told WAND News Saturday night's diamond raffle raised $30,000 for the Red Cross.

The money raised at the ball will help support Red Cross services in the community.

The program also included a special presentation to honor Inez Andreas for her years of service in our community and dedication to the American Red Cross.

Andreas was remembered as a hero that didn't seek any accolades or attention. Everything she did was for the betterment of society.

 

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