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Bingo brings in $22 million for non-profits

B-I-N-G-O! Charitable gaming boosts non-profit organizations

Charitable gaming at Mississippi bingo parlors may be small potatoes compared to revenues generated at casinos. But revenue from bingo provides a critical source of income for the 122 non-profit organizations in the state who have bingo operations. In fiscal 2001, about $22 million in net profits went towards funding charitable efforts in the state.


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