For a day, Dulles Greenway tolls being donated to charity

(AP) -- Tolls collected for a day on the Dulles Greenway are being donated to charity.

Thursday is the 11th Annual Drive For Charity. Tolls collected during the day on the 14-mile Dulles Greenway, which connects Washington Dulles International Airport with Leesburg, are being donated to six local charities and a local scholarship program. Dulles Greenway officials said in a statement that they hope to raise over $330,000 during the event.

The toll money is going to: March of Dimes, Every Citizen Has Opportunities, Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter, Fresh Air/Full Care, Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy and the Loudoun Free Clinic.


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