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Dawson church needs help to build well

Sand Hill AME Church has been without running water for more than 6 months. Sand Hill AME Church has been without running water for more than 6 months.
The Sand Hill AME Church in Dawson needs help to rebuild their well. The Sand Hill AME Church in Dawson needs help to rebuild their well.
The church's well is damaged beyond repair and they need an estimated $3,000 to build a new one. The church's well is damaged beyond repair and they need an estimated $3,000 to build a new one.
DAWSON, GA (WALB) -

A church in Dawson is in need of money to build a new well.

Sand Hill AME Church has been without running water for more than 6 months.

The church has served the community for more than a century but has seen a major financial decline.

The church's well is damaged beyond repair and they need an estimated $3,000 to build a new one.

"We are trying to maintain that church. It's a nice facility, it's a nice church. And it just needs water. so we are reaching out to whoever is going to be able to help us get this well done so we can get back to our normal activities at the church," said Eddie Jones, a Sand Hill AME member.

Church leaders are hoping for donations.

If you would like to make a donation, contact Linnie Peterson at (229) 995-3026 or Joe Lewis at (229) 881-6022.  

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