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Big Papi hosts fundraiser to raise money for kids

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BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hosted a fundraiser to help kids in both the United States and Dominican Republic.

Big Papi organized a Dominican-theme party at the second annual Children's Fund Gala Sunday night.

Teammates Jon Lester and Koji Uehara were also there.

The event raised money to help organizations provide critical pediatric care to children in both nations.
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