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KALONA (KWWL) -

Hundreds of people are expected to "Light up the Night" in honor of an eastern Iowa girl who drowned last summer. Abby Miller was just three years old.

This week marks what would have been her fifth birthday. Her family is using an event Friday to raise money for Amanda the Panda, a nonprofit which helps grieving families move forward. The Miller family used services following Abby's death.

Friday's event will include music, a carnival, and a lantern release. It will be held at Sharon Center United Methodist Church in Kalona beginning from 5-9 p.m.

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