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Poker Run raises awareness for breast cancer

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BELVIDERE (WREX) -

A 106 mile poker run takes place to raise awareness for breast cancer.

The event was in Belvidere, featuring live music, silent and live auctions, and a pig roast. Money raised will go towards breast cancer awareness and medical costs for patients that were present at the event

"Its just a good cause to give back to people that have struggled with this. To get that out there and have people enjoy themselves and the day," said the event's host Matt Keating.

Keating started the poker run in support of his girlfriends fight with breast cancer.

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