JOHNSTON, RI — Pristine Car Wash owner Ben Lemaire designated Sunday as Boston Marathon Victim’s Day and announced that the day’s proceeds would be donated to an ongoing fund, according to the Johnston Sunrise.

The May 9 story stated that the wash was able to raise $1,000 on Sunday for the fund. “It’s just a terrible thing that happened during the Boston Marathon. I wanted to do something special for all the bombing victims and their families,” Lemaire said.

Carwash to donate more than $6,000 to the 101st Airborne

Lemaire and his staff worked hard from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. knowing that they were supporting a good cause.

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