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Raising funds for homeless shelter

Published: Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 8:40 p.m. CST
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
PADS homeless shelter board members display a check representing funds raised for their “One Night Without a Home” sleep out. The members, Sauk Valley College representatives, and other members of the community spent some time overnight Friday sleeping outside the Dixon shelter. Pictured are Marion Younger (left), Vanessa White, Mike Broom, Lonnie Carter, and Chad Stephens.

PADS homeless shelter board members display a check representing funds raised for their “One Night Without a Home” sleep out. The members, Sauk Valley College representatives, and other members of the community spent some time overnight Friday sleeping outside the Dixon shelter. Pictured are Marion Younger (left), Vanessa White, Mike Broom, Lonnie Carter, and Chad Stephens.

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