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JFD helping the Muscular Dystrophy Association

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Jonesboro Fire Fighters raised money on Saturday for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Firefighters were filling their boots at the intersection of Red Wolf and Nettleton.

This is the tenth year firefighters are raised money for MDA.

Garrett Watson with the Jonesboro Fire Department said their goal was to raise $20,000.

"We have roughly 50 members out here today. This is the biggest group we've had in the past several years. 70 percent of the money collected goes toward national research.”

If you didn't get a chance to donate on Friday, you can stop by the Jonesboro Fire Department.

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