Columbia police raise money for children's home

6 months 2 weeks 3 days ago December 05, 2016 Dec 5, 2016 Monday, December 05 2016 Monday, December 05, 2016 1:59:00 PM CST in News
By: Zachary Reger, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA — Columbia police grew furry faces during a No Shave November fundraiser to benefit a local children's home.

In total, the Columbia Police Department say they raised $1,265 for the Coyote Hill Christian Children's Home, which operates as a long-term and emergency home for abused and neglected kids.

Staff could give $20 each, granting the right to grow out their facial hair for a month. Some just donated without taking advantage of the extra incentive.

This marks the third year the Columbia Police Department has held a No Shave November fundraiser.

 

 

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