An association of Wisconsin county sheriffs is launching a hurricane relief effort.

The Sheriffs Adopting Sheriffs program being implemented by the Badger State Sheriffs’ Association is accepting donations through Oct. 15 at local Wisconsin sheriffs’ department offices, according to a press release issued by the association’s president, Grant County Sheriff Nate Dreckman.

The release states that proceeds from the fundraising initiative will help employees of sheriffs’ departments in the Gulf Coast who had been impacted by Hurricane Ida.

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