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Omaha Gives: More than $7.3 million in donations pour in for area nonprofits

Posted: 9:24 AM, May 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-24 13:29:13Z

Wednesday was a big day for hundreds of nonprofits across the metro. 

Omaha Gives , now in its sixth year, is expected to raise millions in online giving in 24 hours. The website reported  more than 50,000 donations totaling more than $7.3 million had been made to 960 organizations.

Our own Adam Krueger and Audra Moore were in a dunk tank at Stinson Park at just after noon on Wednesday to raise money for the Omaha Home for Boys

Last year, more than 18,000 people donated around $7.8 million to 923 non-profits.