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(FOX Carolina / May 8, 2021)

BELTON, SC (FOX Carolina)- Emerge ministries and Motorcycle Ministry held a fundraiser on Saturday to help WP McCullough, a local man battling cancer for the third time in his life.

Those involved with the fundraiser say that the goal of the event was to raise $5,000 for his surgery and bills. According to a flier for the event, the fundraiser included; a car show, a poker run, a yard sale, a bake sale and multiple opportunities to buy food.

McCullough said at the fundraiser, "it’s always been easier for me to help and give to other people, it’s not so easy accepting the help, but I appreciate it.”

According to those involved in the fundraiser, McCullough is currently battling Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, but he continues to work as a daycare worker at Christians Caring for Children.  

For anyone who wants to donate, they can visit Emege Ministries on Facebook or contact Emerge Ministries in Belton.

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