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Gulfport fundraiser set for Boston Marathon victims

Boston Marathon participants from the Coast are working together to organize a fundraising event to help victims of Monday's bombings in Boston.

Runners are encouraged to gather at Irish Coast Pub in downtown Gulfport at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

At the event, donations will be accepted for those affected by the bombings and Irish Coast Pub will donate $3 for every runner and each runner will receive a free drink.

Gulf Coast loves Boston t-shirts will available for $15 with all proceeds will be donated courtesy of Elite Screen Printing.

T-shirt cash pre-orders are available at Run-N-Tri Company and Irish Coast Pub. T-shirts can be picked up on Wednesday.

There will be 1, 2, 4 and 4.4 mile courses available.