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A group of musicians raise money for organizations.

The Music Room hosts and event to raise money for the Derma Volunteer Fire Department.

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 11:34 AM
Updated: Jul 12, 2019 11:34 AM

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musicians is donating its time to help raise funds to keep its community safe. wtva's amanda haley joins us from the music room where one of those fundraisers has just started. im here at the music room in vardaman where the doors just opened at 6 for tonights event. vardaman resident, tom scarbrough and his band are holding the fundraiser for the derma volunteer fire department. the music room is a event venue owned by scarbrough. he says he and his band perform twice a month at the music room to show their support to different organizations. according to shane childs, the chief of the derma volunteer fire department, the fundraiser will be very beneficial. he says they are in need of more protective equipment and gear. according to scarbrough, anybody can come enjoy dinner and music by offering a donation of any amount. "we hope the music is good and we hope the food is good but that is not our main purpose. our main purpose is to serve our community and to help out the different organizations no matter what they are." community members will be here raising money for the derma volunteer fire department until 8 tonight. im amanda haley reporting live in vardaman, wtva 9 news. the
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