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Quad Citians donate record amount to Children’s Therapy Center

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The annual Children's Therapy Center Telethon hit record numbers Sunday, April 11, 2016, raising almost $230,000.

The telethon went from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. in WQAD's studios. The money was party raised through fundraisers held by local groups, organizations, and businesses, by sponsors and by callers who pledged during the six-hour time frame, according to Angie Peterson with the center's donation and fundraising department.

The exact total, $229,627, is a record-breaking amount donated in the telethon's history.

Click here to see the Children's Therapy Center Facebook page.