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'Father Dollar' helps those less fortunate

March 23, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
An Easter tradition continued in Downtown L.A. Sunday, helping those less fortunate.The Reverend Maurice Chase, who's also known as "Father Dollar Bill", passed out thousands of dollars in $1 bills to the poor and homeless.

The Catholic priest and Skid Row activist handed out the money in front of the Salvation Army mission.

Larger amounts were given to mothers and those people who seem to be the neediest.

Reverend Chase handed out about $15,000 this Easter.


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