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Published March 24, 2011, 03:53 PM

United Way of Cass Clay honors donating businesses and organizations

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The United Way of Cass Clay honored it's more than 600 donating businesses and organizations at its annual meeting today.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Topics discussed including building on last year's record of just over 5-million dollars raised.

In the past decade, the United Way has nearly doubled its donations. Officials say the 420 people attending today's meeting, are just a small fraction of those that help out in Cass and Clay counties.

TAMMY MILLER - 2010 CAMPAIGN CHAIR: “Just because businesses are small, in the past we overlooked them, but they have a lot to give in this community and they really came through this year.”

There were also more than 13-thousand individual donors this year.