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Local Red Cross trying to raise $50,000 for Heroes campaign

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What's it take to be a hero? The American Red Cross is looking for your help to continue providing vital services to those in need.

Local Red Cross officials announced a fundraising goal of $50,000 for their annual heroes campaign on Wednesday.

(Click here to find out how you can donate to the Heroes campaign.)

That money will help thousands of people in our community, from responding to fires to teaching life saving CPR and first aid skills.

Fundraising got an immediate boost with the Quincy Firefighters Local 63 donating $5,000 and Quincy Notre Dame Key Club giving $245.

To find out how you can donate, click here.

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