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Big Red Friday kicks off; helps young hospital patients and families

Posted at 11:15 AM, Aug 27, 2021

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Nebraska fans know the football team will kick off tomorrow, but on Friday there's a chance to use that Husker spirit to help young hospital patients and their families.

Big Red Friday is today when fans can visit any McDonald's across the state and buy a personalized Husker flag.

All the proceeds will help the Ronald McDonald House in Omaha.

3 News Now reporter Kent Luetzen spoke with Husker legend Johnny Rodgers and Lindsey Rai Kortan at the McDonald's at 108th & Q about the fundraiser.

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