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Published April 15, 2014, 04:39 PM

"How Fargo of You" and "Close Encounters of the Fargo Kind" author donates to charity

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A local author donated 5,000 to charities Tuesday.

By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A local author donated 5,000 to charities Tuesday.

Marc De Chelle is the author of "How Fargo of You" and "Close Encounters of the Fargo Kind."

He pledged to donate a dollar for every first edition sold.

Each of the ten charities received $500 for their organization.

Pam Soholt/ Mayville State University Foundation: "This money will go to scholarships, which, we all know with the cost of higher education. Every scholarship dollar is so helpful to each and every student, so we are greatly appreciative of his gift."

De Celle has also spent time helping students at Mayville State University with their writing.

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