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Wiregrass Kidney Walk and Celebration Smashes Fundraising Goal, Raises $152,000 for Alabama Kidney Foundation

Today marked a triumphant moment for the Wiregrass community as they laced up their sneakers and hit the pavement for a cause close to the heart – the Wiregrass Kidney Walk and Celebration. The event, graced by WEC CEO Brad Kimbro as the 2024 Honorary Walk Chair, surpassed all expectations, leaving a trail of generosity in its wake.

With a target set at $115,000, the spirit of giving soared beyond imagination, culminating in a remarkable total of $152,000 raised for the Alabama Kidney Foundation. It’s a testament to the boundless compassion and solidarity within the Wiregrass community, showing that when we walk together, we can achieve extraordinary feats.

WEC, a stalwart in community engagement, stood shoulder to shoulder with the Alabama Kidney Foundation, amplifying efforts to spread awareness and improve outcomes for Alabamians battling kidney-related issues. This partnership underscores the power of collaboration in driving positive change and creating a brighter, healthier future for all.