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Project 16:49 receives donation

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ROCK COUNTY (WKOW) -- A $2,500 donation will help homeless teens in Rock County.

The AT&T Innovation and Investment Award with support Project 16:49.

Officials say the program's mission is to empower Rock County's homeless youth to take action to achieve their goals.

Tammy DeGarmo, the Executive Director of Project 16:49 says,  "We want to help them get where they want to be in life. I think the key to this program is empowering them to achieve what they want to achieve in their lives." 

Project 16:49 works to meet their immediate needs, including safe shelter, food, physical and mental health care, education support and transportation.
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