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Published February 14, 2013, 05:06 PM

Millions of dollars are being raised during Giving Hearts Day

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Millions of dollars are being raised right now for good causes during the annual giving hearts day.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Millions of dollars are being raised right now for good causes during the annual giving hearts day.

A handful of women have been dancing, waving and stopping traffic all day to raise awareness about the annual program.

Today, and only on Valentine's day, donations are matched. And all profits go to numerous charities across the community. This group, which represents Youthworks, is hoping you'll donate for a great cause.

Jessica Flecky with Youthworks says, "Our goal is to raise awareness and hopefully get some donations for Youthworks.We plan to be out here during the busy traffic hours of University. The 11-1 and hopefully tonight on the way home from work. You can see us, we'll be waving with our big heart in the back ground and our signs. So, we'll be out here all day, pretty much."

You can donate right now at impactgiveback.org. Last year, Giving Hearts raised one point six million dollars in 24 hours. This year, donations are already at : $2.2 million.

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