Several charities win big at the Colony Square Mall's Festival of Giving.
This year the mall split $5,000 between nine local charities. Big Brothers/Big Sisters received 22 percent of the returned receipts and won big earning over $1,100. Executive Director Mollie Crooks said the money will be used to recruit, train and match bigs with littles.
Mall Marketing Manager Kevin Pinson said he was impressed with the turn-out.
"We had over $14,000 in receipts turned in for...