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Is this appeal for a donation legitimate?

Original post made by Kate, Duveneck/St. Francis, on Mar 25, 2008

Today we received an appeal for a donation to the March of Dimes. On the form inside, the return address Is a P.O. Box in Los Angeles. But the envelope has the money returned to a PO Box in Decatur, Illinois.

I thought that neighborhoods had solicitorfor for the March of Dimes iike the fund drives for the American Cancer Society, Leukemia, etc.

Any opinions on this? I don't think I will not send any money although I certainly support the March of Dimes, originally started to combat polio.

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Posted by Kate
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Mar 25, 2008 at 5:17 pm

Meant to say I will not send any money.

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Posted by good thing to be cautious
a resident of Midtown
on Mar 26, 2008 at 10:37 am

Call Easter Seals in Burlingame, they will tell you what the "real" march of dimes address is...

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Posted by Bob
a resident of Barron Park
on Mar 26, 2008 at 11:46 am

The March of Dimes was set up to wipe out polio. That has been done. Now it becomes another fund raiser for a cause. I think the employees of the MoD wanted to keep their jobs.

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