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Shop Local Kentucky releases shirt honoring Marco Shemwell

50% of the net proceeds will go to the Marco Shemwell Foundation
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Posted at 9:40 PM, Sep 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-16 21:42:14-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Shop Local Kentucky announced Monday that they are selling a shirt honoring Marco Shemwell, the child fatally hit by a vehicle during a UK Football game last year.

The store says that 50% of the net proceeds from the Marco Shemwell shirt will go back to the Marco Shemwell Foundation, which aims to "leave ripples of positive change" in memory of the little boy.

You can purchase the shirt at the Shop Local Kentucky shop here.