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Yard sale raises more than $2,000 to help homeless children

By Laura Halm
Published On: Jun 24 2013 04:56:02 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 24 2013 08:06:24 PM CDT

Hard work at a one-of-a-kind yard sale this weekend paid off for a local organization trying to reduce homelessness.

KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

Hard work at a one-of-a-kind yard sale this weekend paid off for a local organization trying to reduce homelessness.

On Saturday, the Friends and Neighbors organization held a yard sale which helps homeless children in the Kingsport City School System. Click here to read more.

We've learned more than $2,000 was raised on Saturday. Every penny goes to help families find a place to call home.

Organizers say more than 300 homeless children currently attend school in the Model City.