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Coats for Children raises $125,000

Posted January 6, 2014 2:30 p.m. EST

WRAL's 25th annual Coats for the Children campaign was a huge success.

Members of the community pledged more than $125,000 to provide new warm winter clothing for families in need. They donated more than 7,500 gently used coats, hats, gloves and scarves and more than 1,250 new toys.