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Cary Tennis Tournament Raises Money To Fight Blindness

Posted August 12, 2001

— Two hundred people are playing in the 10th Annual McGregor Downs Mixed Doubles Classic this weekend.

Some came from as far away as Greensboro and Rocky Mount. The tournament will raise about $15,000 for Prevent Blindness North Carolina, a group that offers vision screenings and other services.

"The proceeds goes towards prevent blindness vision screening services. We do screening for the day cares, kindergarten through 6th grade, and adult screenings," said Polly Willis of Prevent Blindness North Carolina

The tournament concludes Sunday at McGregor Downs.


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