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KZPK Raises $1,100 For Local Family Battling Cancer

Topic: Neighbors in Need
Posted on 2/4/2021

Leighton Broadcastingís KZPK-FM St Cloud, Minn. teamed up with the "Iím Not Done Yet" Foundation to raise money for the family of a local child named Eden who is battling pediatric cancer. Managing Director Brook Stephens and the station team raised $1,160 worth of donations in under a week.

"This is Eden," the station shared in a Facebook post promoting the donation drive. "She just turned one in December and is fighting for her little life against cancer...Today, is chemo day for Eden. Letís give the family something to celebrate."

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