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Day of Giving set for May 10

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Nearly 100 organizations are making preparations for South Louisiana's Giving Day which is about two months away.

So far, about $500,000 dollars have been secured in donations.

The fundraising event focuses on promoting philanthropy in the community and will last just 24 hours.

"The Day of Giving is an online giving event and it's May 10 but people can go online ahead of time beginning today the schedule their donations for organizations they would like to support," said Kacee Thompson, Hospice of Acadiana Foundation Director.

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