Hurricane Relief Effects Charitable Donations

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Colorado charities are feeling the pinch as people focus on donating to hurricane relief efforts.

Officials with the Colorado Alzheimer's Association say crowds were down for the association's Memory Walks this month compared to years past.

Numbers for the Denver walk on Saturday were more in line with past walks, though.

And 52-80 magazine postponed a dinner fund-raiser last week for the Colorado Children's Campaign. The Denver magazine says it wanted to let people focus on Katrina.

Seven million dollars has been donated to the American Red Cross in Colorado for Katrina victims.