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Local restaurant group makes large donation to Backstoppers

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The OG Ownership group donated $125 thousand to Backstoppers. (Credit: KMOV) The OG Ownership group donated $125 thousand to Backstoppers. (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A local restaurant ownership group made a point to pay it back to those that protect and serve their community Monday.

OG Hospitality made a $125 thousand donation to Backstoppers Monday afternoon. The group owns popular local spots like the Shack, Corner Pub and Grill and the Tavern.

The donated money was raised by selling ‘Backstopper Bucks’ to customers at the local restaurants. One-hundred percent of the proceeds go to the group that helps families of fallen first responders.

OG Hospitality ownership is mostly made up of people who grew up in the St. Louis area. This was the ninth year the group has made a donation to Backstoppers, now totalling $900 thousand.

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