Event raises $10,000 for Collier County wildfire victims

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Some of the roughly 600 people who attended a benefit Sunday for Collier County wildfire victims paid respects to first responders at Sugden Regional Park. (Submitted photo)

EAST NAPLES, Fla. About 600 people showed up Sunday to Sugden Regional Park in support of Collier County residents who lost their homes during recent wildfires.

Around $10,000 was raised in an event that featured food trucks, live music and entertainment, organizers said.

WINK News reporter Jessica Alpern went live via Facebook to provide some more information about the festivities staged by the Honor Our Collier Fire Heroes organization.

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