Celebration of Hope telethon raises thousand of dollars for Regional Rehab Center

WTVA hosted "A Celebration of Hope" telethon to raise money for the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo.

Posted: Nov 17, 2019 11:02 PM
Updated: Nov 18, 2019 12:57 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Sunday's "Celebration of Hope" telethon raised a lot of money for the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo. 

The annual telethon raises money for the rehab center so it can continue to treat patients.

After just two hours, the telethon raised a little over $410,000 to help the center continue to provide services for free.

The center is still accepting donations. You can go to Regional Rehab's website or you can stop by in-person at 615 Pegram Dr. in 
Tupelo.

Several patients and their families shared their stories with WTVA. Open the links below to view their stories.

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Celebration of Hope: Gregory Thomas walks again

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