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Thursday, 23 September 2021

"Bunks Across America" event in Missoula helps kids in need

Credit: KPAX - Western Montana
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'Bunks Across America' event in Missoula helps kids in need
"Bunks Across America" event in Missoula helps kids in need

The local Missoula chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace brings people out to volunteer by building beds for kids at the annual "Bunks Across America" event.

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