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A-State students raise $50,000 for St. Jude

Students raise money for St. Jude (Source: Arkansas State University) Students raise money for St. Jude (Source: Arkansas State University)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Students at Arkansas State University stayed up all night Friday to raise money for St. Jude.

According to the university’s Facebook page, students raised more than $50,000.

The event was held at the Red Wolf Center on campus and began Friday at 11 p.m.

The event ended Saturday at 6 a.m.

However, before the event took place coordinators said they had raised about $31,000 on Thursday.

The students had set a $60,000 goal for their donations.

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