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The United Way receiving a very important push to help fund their programs thanks to the dancing with the stars competition that took place in September. The Downtown Association and the owner of Miss Linda's Dance School was on hand to help the two winners from this years Dancing with the Stars program Heather Palermo and Kevin Williams present a check for $500 to the United Way this afternoon.

"It is always great for United Way to have people in the community step up and select us and we like to think that's because they see the positive work that we do and the impact that we have on the community and we're really excited," explains United Way President, Gary Owen.

Local United Way President, Gary Owen says the money is happily received and the United Way plans to put it right into action in their field work through supporting education and community involvement. The Great Falls Dancing with the Stars program was a big hit this year with triple the number of folks coming to watch the show this year than last.

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