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8,415 Teddy Bears collected in annual Teddy Bear Toss

Posted at 8:03 AM, Nov 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-26 11:06:24-05

Kern County came out strong during the annual Teddy Bear Toss at the Bakersfield Condors game over the weekend and donated the second-highest amount in the event's history. 

In all, 8,415 Teddy Bears were collected.

On Monday morning, members of the Condors were on hand at the Society for Disabled Children to help count the Teddy Bears.

In the history of the Condors hosting the Teddy Bear Toss, nearly 130,000 Teddy Bears have been collected. 

The most ever collected came in 2017 when 10,547 Teddy Bears were collected.