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4-Year-Old Raises Money To Save The Dragon

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Posted at 5:15 PM, Dec 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-08 18:15:18-05

The effort to renovate Fannie Mae Dees Park captured the heart of a young child.

Alex Angus, age 4, raised more than $400 to help the cause to restore a mosaic dragon.

The youngster asked each of his neighbors and friends for a “dollar for the dragon” over several months. He even sent out letters asking for help.

The check for $441.31 was given to members of the Hillsboro/West End neighborhood association.

The park has been commonly known to locals as "Dragon Park."