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Beerfest Benefits Local Charities

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Bismarck's annual Beerfest isn't just about fun...it's about giving to a good cause.
Today sponsors of the event donated a big check to not one...but two local charities.

Beerfest organizers gave nearly $15,000  to the Bismarck Cancer Center and the Ruth Meiers Hospitality House. The groups donating were McQuade's Distributing, Jerome's Distributing and Cloverdale Foods. Each charity received $7,430.

"Every little bit helps any charity, and these are just the two that will benefit this year," says McQuade Distributing President Shannon McQuade-Ely.

This year marked the fourth annual Bismarck Beerfest and the event was sold out.

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