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IAFF Raises $27.2 Million for MDA in 2011

This is a cross-post from IAFF.  

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The 46th Annual MDA Labor Day Telethon raised $61.4 million to help fight neuromuscular diseases, $27.2 million of which was raised by Fire Fighters from IAFF affiliates like the $32,000 raised by Local 1775, Marin Professional Firefighters for MDA in 2011, in Fill-the-Boot campaigns and other fundraisers in their communities.

The IAFF, now in its 57th year of supporting MDA, continues to be the top fundraiser for the charity which helps support direct needs and research to assist children and adults affected by the range of neuromuscular discorders known as Muscular Dystrophy..

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