UNCF hosts kick-off luncheon

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Investing in students has long been the goal of the United Negro College Fund, and this year the tradition continues.

The scholarship fund kicked off its 8th annual fundraising campaign at Green Island Country Club in Columbus today.

Hundreds of people turned out to support the UNCF which has been giving scholarships to college students for close to 70 years.

Columbus' goal is to raise $150,000.

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