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Run for Refugees fundraiser held on Sunday

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NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

In New Haven, runners were raising money for a cause on Sunday.

The 9th annual IRIS Run for Refugees 5k was held at East Rock Park.

Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services, known as IRIS, is a non-profit organization that helps refugees begin their lives in Connecticut.

The organization resettles 200 refugees each year.

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