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Red Ops Day 9: Northridge/Dayton, OH
May 31, 2012 – 12:10 AM | 4 Comments
Red Ops Day 9: Northridge/Dayton, OH

11 AM
Yay! We're already up to nearly a thousand thanks to some matching madness out of MN. Thanks, M. Giant, M. Edium, and Trash. And M. Edium's generosity is not yet exhausted! Scroll down for …

Red Ops Day 8: Joplin, MO
May 30, 2012 – 12:11 AM | 12 Comments
Red Ops Day 8: Joplin, MO

5 PM
All righty, Nation. Donations have been a liiiiiiittle casual so far today; we haven't broken a thousand bucks and we still have 7 full projects to complete if we want to get that 1K …

Red Ops Day 7: Detroit, MI
May 29, 2012 – 12:17 AM | 9 Comments
Red Ops Day 7: Detroit, MI

7:15 PM
Great work, Nation! The 2K match has come in — huge thanks to our anonymous donor today! — and that brings us to 14 projects completed and nearly 6K on the day. Amazing job.
Still …

Red Ops Day 6: The Dakotas
May 28, 2012 – 4:15 AM | 5 Comments
Red Ops Day 6: The Dakotas

8:45 PM
Great work today, everyone: 6 projects completed! And we still have that DAKOTAS match code all evening, so if you're winding down from the weekend, soothe that sunburn with a donation!
I have another Old …

Red Ops Day 5: Columbia, SC
May 25, 2012 – 12:05 AM | 4 Comments
Red Ops Day 5: Columbia, SC

2:45 PM
Maybe you were too busy packing for the long weekend to donate yet today? Fear not; it's not too late! Put down that beach towel you're rolling for one quick sec and donate to …

Red Ops Day 4: Camden/Trenton
May 24, 2012 – 12:04 AM | 5 Comments
Red Ops Day 4: Camden/Trenton

2 PM
Strong day so far! 4 projects already done, just $100 left on this one — and we have a match code, JERSEY, in effect all day!
Just to sweeten the deal here: how about a $25 …

Red Ops Day 3: Buffalo, NY
May 23, 2012 – 1:02 PM | 10 Comments
Red Ops Day 3: Buffalo, NY

9 PM
Well north of 11K as of this writing. Awesome job, guys! And another hat tip to our matcher, Marie T.
Let's finish out the day strong — why not wrap up this "Lifecycles" project? (Bugs!) …

Red Ops Day 2: Brownsville, TX
May 22, 2012 – 12:06 PM | 13 Comments
Red Ops Day 2: Brownsville, TX

4 PM
Done! That's awesome. Thank you so much, everybody. We polished off the whole high-need list for Brownsville/Harlingen. 
The Red Ops page will probably flip back to unfinished Albuquerque projects for the rest of the day. …

Red Ops Day 1: Albuquerque, NM
May 21, 2012 – 6:02 PM | 25 Comments
Red Ops Day 1: Albuquerque, NM

11:45 PM
Just a short while left in Albuquerque, friends! And as of this writing, just $44 to go on that iPad project. Let's finish that off before the page flips over to Brownsville, TX in …

Red Ops: Target Selection Complete
May 12, 2012 – 5:05 PM | 12 Comments
Red Ops: Target Selection Complete

This is Red Leader speaking. We have confirmed our fund-raising targets for the Red Ops contest. The cities/regions appear below, in alphabetical order:

Albuquerque, NM
Brownsville, TX
Buffalo, NY
Camden, NJ
Columbia, SC
The Dakotas
Detroit, MI
Joplin, MO
Northridge/Dayton, OH
West Virginia's northern panhandle

This …