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Timbers fans help out Big Brothers Big Sisters

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The Portland Timbers are raising money for Big Brothers Big Sisters Columbia Northwest, and you can help.

Thursday, players Danny Mwanga and Jake Gleeson will be working the checkout stands, bagging groceries and other items at a Portland Fred Meyer.

Fans and customers can help raise money by purchasing Coca-Cola products at Burlingame Fred Meyer between 5:30 and 6:30 in the evening.

The players will bag items in their checkout lines for those that by the products.

The money raised will go to the Sports Buddies program.

Five percent of all Coca-Cola products purchased during that hour will be donated.

Fred Meyer and the Timbers will match the donations up to $1,000.

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