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Local restaurant helps raise $33,000 for family's mortgage

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MADISON (WKOW) -- The Extreme Makeover: Home Edition team helped raise $33,000 to help the Anders-Beatty family pay for their dream home.

They held a fundraiser at Quaker Steak and Lube in Middleton Wednesday night.

Designers rallied a crowd of about 1500 people.

At least 600 motorcycles filled the parking lot for the restaurant's weekly "Bike Night".

Owner Scott Acker says he fed the crew and volunteers this weekend and was touched by what he saw.

A silent auction, live auction and raffle helped raise than $33,000.

The biggest money-maker was V.I.P. tickets to Thursday's "Big Reveal" when the family finally sees their new home.

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