UPDATE: 'Hydrate For Hope' Drive Raises Nearly 80K Bottles Of Water

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On Thursday, iHeartMedia Omaha hosted Hydrate for Hope, a bottled water drive that benefited the Open Door Mission.

According to Open Door Mission President and CEO Candace Gregory, the water drive raised nearly 80K bottles of water.  The donated water does more than quench thirst, It restores hope for those who at risk in the summer heat.

Thanks to everyone who donated cases of bottled water during the drive!

WATCH BELOW: As vehicles drive-thru the iHeartRadio parking lot with donated cases of water for Hydrate for Hope.

With brutal heat bearing down on the metro this week, now more than ever, the metro’s most vulnerable populations need our help. Hydrate For Hope is underway this morning at iHeartMedia Omaha. We are collection bottled water donations that will benefit those at the Open Door Mission. Donations will be accepted through 10:00 AM at our office in Dundee at 5010 Underwood.

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After raising nearly 80K bottles of water, it's time to take them to the Open Door Mission

Some of the 76,875 bottles donated to Hydrate for Hope



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