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More than $100K raised so far for UNCW track and field program

Many businesses in the community have jumped on board to help the UNCW track team raise enough money to keep the program going. (Source: Save UNCW Track FB Page) Many businesses in the community have jumped on board to help the UNCW track team raise enough money to keep the program going. (Source: Save UNCW Track FB Page)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Many businesses in the community have jumped on board to help the UNCW track team raise enough money to keep the program going.

UNCW Interim Chancellor Bill Sederburg announced the track and field team will have until May 31 to raise $250,000 in order to save the program for the 2015-2016 season.

As of April 6, more than $100,000 has been raised in support of the track and field program.

Visit saveuncwtrack.com to donate or learn of upcoming fundraising events.

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