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May 21, 2013

Athens seeks to support Oklahoma

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She is working through Toomer’s for Tuscaloosa, an effort that started in Auburn to help rebuild in Tuscaloosa after the April 27, 2011, tornado outbreak. The group has become a grassroots effort to help in other devastated areas including Oklahoma. The gift cards will go to Journey Church in Norman, Okla., where a shelter has been established.

Adair’s goal is to raise $4,027 in gift card donations in memory of the deadly tornado outbreak in Alabama on 4/27.

“Let's show Oklahoma that Alabama hasn't forgotten the kindness the rest of the nation showed us two years ago,” she said.

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