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30 Years of Cherries for Charity

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Cherries for Charity is back, The F-M Cosmopolitan club is celebrating the 30th year of raising money for two local non-profits.

From the F-M Cosmopolitan Club:

The 30th annual Cherries for Charity event will be held at all six Hornbacher's locations in Fargo-Moorhead beginning Wednesday, July 11 through Tuesday, July 17.  

Hornbacher's and the Fargo-Moorhead Cosmopolitan Club, will direct proceeds from the sales of cherries to the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center and the YWCA Cass Clay. 

In 1982, the F-M Cosmopolitan Club started Cherries for Charity and, in 1984, partnered with Hornbacher's to achieve its present-day look.

To date, Cherries for Charity has raised over $270,000 for the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center and the YWCA Cass Clay – equivalent to over one million pounds of cherries.

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