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Volunteers gather for Winton Woods cleanup

WINTON WOODS, OH (FOX19) -

Volunteers gathered on Saturday for the 26th annual Winton Woods cleanup.

Armed with gloves and trash bags, volunteers of all ages removed trash and debris that threaten the scenic beauty and wildlife in Winton Woods. Participants enjoyed a JTM cookout after the cleanup along with a raffle by Warbirds Unlimited.

Over the past 25 years, the cleanup has totaled over 7,661 volunteers who collected approximately 140 tons of litter.

Last year alone, approximately 211 volunteers picked up 1.6 tons of litter.

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