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Greenville restaurants come together for Hurricane Harvey relief, raise over $32K

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The event will take place on Monday, Sept. 4. (Source: The Peace Center) The event will take place on Monday, Sept. 4. (Source: The Peace Center)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Greenville culinary community raised over $32,000 in donations to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey.  

Donations for those affected by the hurricane were raised during the Brunch for a Cause event on Monday where several Greenville restaurants hosted a family brunch on Main Street. Restaurants in the area also provided food and staff for the event.

Following a successful event, organizer Carl Sobocinski said they raised $32,322.60 at the brunch thanks to 800 plus attendees and 140 volunteers.

"Thanks to everyone! great effort and support by the hospitality community!" Sobocinski said.

Officials say 100 percent of the proceeds from the event will go the American Red Cross to aid Hurricane Harvey victims.

For more information and a full list of restaurants that participated, visit the Brunch for a Cause website.

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