AT&T contributes to the Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund

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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - On Thursday in Lansing, communications company AT&T presented a contribution of $5,000 to the Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund (MLEOMMF).

This money will support the construction of a monument commemorating all Michigan law enforcement officers that were killed in the line duty.

The State of Michigan is also contributing with a matching fund grant, making the gift to the MLEOMMF a total of $15,000.

AT&T officials presented the check to board members from the MLEOMMF Commission on Thursday at the Michigan Historical Museum.

"I'd like to thank AT&T for their generous contribution to the Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund," said MLEOMMF Commission board chair John F. Szczubelek. "This contribution certainly makes a difference in our efforts to fund the construction of a monument that honors and respects the sacrifices made by the officers that have lost their lives serving communities throughout the state."