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Cobb Galleria's Festival of Trees on Good Day Atlanta

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The Cobb Galleria Festival of Trees runs through New Years Day at the Embassy Suites Atlanta - Galleria Hotel. (Paul Milliken/FOX 5 Atlanta) The Cobb Galleria Festival of Trees runs through New Years Day at the Embassy Suites Atlanta - Galleria Hotel. (Paul Milliken/FOX 5 Atlanta)
COBB COUNTY, Ga. -

It's a unique fundraiser that turns the beauty of a green Christmas tree into the beauty of green money for local charities.

The Cobb Galleria Festival of Trees is back for a fourth year and admirers can vote for their favorite tree or charity by donating money in envelopes designated at each tree. The tree with the highest monetary donation will receive an additional donation from the hotel.

There are 37 trees on display this year until January first.

Click on video for full reports from Good Day Atlanta's Paul Milliken

Here are some of the charities featured in the segment above:

- kidz2leaders, inc.
- Operation Homefront
- March of Dimes - Georgia
- Road Trip Home Animal Rescue
- Communities In Schools of Marietta/Cobb County

For more on the event and a list of charities participating click here

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