More than $8,000 raised for Gulf Coast Children's Advocacy Center

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Wednesday at Sharky's Beachfront Restaurant in Panama City Beach, more than $8,000 was raised for the Gulf Coast Children's Advocacy Center at a recent Bay Helping Bay Event.

“We are so grateful for this incredible gift," said Lori Allen, Executive Director of the Gulf Coast Children's Advocacy Center. "Despite the hardships and losses so many have experienced due to Hurricane Michael, the incredible generosity this event brings to our agency offers the hope of recovery."

The total amount was $8,620.40.