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PCC inmates create wreaths for Light of Hope auction

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Inmate volunteers from Palmer Correctional Center created 20 wreaths for donation to the Light of Hope Wreath Auction which is a fund-raiser for the 8th-annual Light of Hope event in April 2011, said PCC Superintendent Cindy Betts. Light of Hope is a volunteer organization which brings attention to National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention month.The auction is runs Nov. 8-30 at the AT&T Sports Center in Palmer; the wreaths will be on display at the lobby, snack bar and track.