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Atlantic County Teen Launches Fundraiser For Wounded Warrior Project

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ATLANTIC COUNTY, N.J. -

She may only be 16-years-old, but Sydnie Pennington came up with an idea that some might say was wise beyond her years.

The Atlantic County teenager says she got an idea to launch a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project after meeting a veteran who is a double amputee.

She is now raising thousands of dollars for veterans returning home from the battlefield.

Her efforts have touched the lives of many local veterans.

Pennington says she has a goal of $10,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project. She says she has already raised more than $7,000.

You can watch her story from FOX 29's Dave Kinchen in the video above.

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