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Delta Downs announces winners of 12th Annual Trees of Hope competition

VINTON, LA – A popular holiday tradition, Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel tonight announced the winners of the 12th Annual Trees of Hope, which featured 12-foot trees decorated by non-profit organizations from across southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas. Members of the public had the opportunity to visit vote for their favorite charity through mid-December.

 This year, Delta Downs awarded more than $10,000 in prizes, including $2,500 for first place to Dreams Come True of Louisiana; $1,500 for second place to Daughters of the American Revolution Calcasieu Chapter; $1,000 to Colors for a Cause Louisiana for third place; and $500 to each of the participating organizations, which also included Autism Services of Southwest Louisiana, Family & Youth Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), International Rett Syndrome Foundation, Nutrition & Services for Seniors, and St. Nicholas Center for Children.