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Eat’n Park fundraiser benefits 16 children’s hospitals

| Friday, December 15, 2017 1:24 p.m

Eat’n Park Restaurants’ 39th annual Caring for Kids campaign raised $7,864 for Indiana Regional Medical Center — and a total of $402,160 this year, the company announced.

The Caring for Kids campaign raises funds for children’s hospitals in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. All funds stay in the communities from which they are donated to help qualifying children receive medical care.

For the eighth consecutive year, Neighborhood Ford Store partnered with Eat’n Park Restaurants and donated a new Ford vehicle to be raffled. Almost $100,000 was raised through raffle ticket sales and will benefit the Caring for Kids campaign.

Neighborhood Ford Store is a group of 81 Ford dealers in four states.

Also among the 16 beneficiary hospitals was Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.

Stephen Huba is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-1280, or via Twitter @shuba_trib.

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