Nick McWilliams reporting – A sizable group of area families will benefit from the goodwill donations from Tuscarawas County Dress-A-Child.

The group works to provide cash assistance to area families for new clothes for school each summer.

Through donations by businesses and individuals, the official total for 2020 came in at $72,568.50, which equaled out to 1,437 gift cards worth $50.50 each.

Gift cards were distributed to districts around the area, most of which went to Dover, New Philadelphia, Newcomerstown and Claymont.

Registration dates for next year are set, with Newcomerstown on July 5th, Dover and the Twin Cities July 6th and New Philadelphia on July 7th.

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