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Example: [Collected via e-mail, December 2008]
You can send the cards to Christopher in care of the ACS office.
That address is:
C/O American Cancer Society
804 Cherry Street
Macon, GA 31201
What a great project for school children, Sunday school classes and a great team builder to do with your
Let's see if we can make this little boys wish come true. If you have a question, please contact
Brenda Haulik at the American Cancer Society -
(478) 743-6391 ext. 222
Origins: We've tracked this appeal for Christmas cards for a cancer-stricken boy named Christopher Bedgood through sources such as the American Cancer Society and radio station WQZY in Dublin, Georgia (the latter has been spreading the word and collecting Christmas cards for Christopher), and we've learned from them that there is a six-year-old boy by that name in Warner Robins, Georgia, who is suffering from cancer.
However, we've also been told by the American Cancer Society contact listed above (and other sources) that the family has been inundated with cards and has requested that no more of them be sent to Christopher:
Last updated: 11 December 2008