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Super Bowl party benefits children's hospital

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Super Bowl Parties are thrown everywhere on Super Bowl Sunday and that includes the NEA Fairgrounds. People gathered to watch the big game and raise money at the same time.

The St. Jude Extravaganza allowed guest to enjoy as much food as they wanted, entertainment, and other fun activities. The event was aimed at raising money for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Susan Cathcart with the St. Jude Extravaganza says that the event will send hospital around $275,000. She also added that hundreds of volunteers helped to decorate the building, set up televisions, and cook food. She says all of the work was done by volunteers.

It was $125 for a person to get in and join the Super Bowl and the other activities that went along with the extravaganza.

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