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Typhoon donations headed to Philippines

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By Dana Griffin

dgriffin@abc6.com

WEST WARWICK, RI- Supplies for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines are piling up around Rhode Island.

Cardi's set up bins outside all five of their area stores today. In West Warwick, people showed up by the hundreds showed up as state police cadets collected your items.

"I brought diapers and water. It's a big deal because I feel that as I watched on TV what these people are going through, we are so lucky," said Ann Woolfall.

Cardi's collected seven, 18–wheelers full of items. Donations will be shipped tomorrow morning and will are expected to arrive in the Philippines in about three weeks.

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