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WZYP Collects Over 100 Turkeys

Cumuls Media's Huntsville-based top 40 radio station WZYP (104.3 FM) collected more than 100 turkeys during its first-annual Tory's Turkey Drop event on Monday, November 14. The turkeys were handed out to over 100 families in 18 minutes.

Portland Station Collects $301,000 for St. Jude

Alpha Media's Portland country station KUPL (98.7 FM, The Bull) collected more than $301,000 for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during a recent radiothon. The amount collected by KUPL on-air talent and staffers broke the station's record.
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Goldy and WFNC Food Drive Fights Hunger

A Cumulus Media Fayetteville, NC station did its part to stamp out food insecurity in its community on Saturday the 13th. News Talk 640's morning show organized a successful food drive and live broadcast with the US Postal Service.
Foxx & Annie Diaper Drive

WCBS’ Foxx & Annie Get Close To Doubling NYC Diaper Drive

Foxx & Annie in the Morning on Audacy New York's WCBS-FM 101.1 teamed up with the non-profit Little Essentials to gather 25,000 diapers between October 16 and November 2 through Foxx & Annie's Diaper Drive. However...
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D.C.’s WMAL Salutes Wounded Troops With Annual Radiothon

Cumulus Media D.C.'s WMAL held its 21st annual Operation Fisher House Radiothon on November 30 and December 1. The event raised more than $413,000 to provide essential housing for families of military members and veterans receiving medical treatment.
Season of Giving Tally 2023

Radio Raises Generosity Past 2021 In The Season Of Giving Tally

From frosty showers to tons of St. Jude Radiothons, it was a holly, jolly Christmas for communities across America, all thanks to radio. Radio Ink's Season of Giving Tally rose in the holiday week to $24.72 million, beating 2021's $23.7 million after a year off.
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Binnie Media’s Maine Goal: Raise Money For Kids In Need

Binnie Media's 19th annual Cares for Kids Radiothon brought in an impressive sum for the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center. From March 14 to 16, Portland's 107.5 Frank FM and 99.9 The Wolf helped raise $455,226 in donations.

KOSI Raises $245,000 for Charity

Bonneville's adult contemporary station KOSI (101.1 FM) raised more than $245,000 for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver during its recent holiday radiothon. The amount was about $45,000 more than the station raised for the charity last year.

Bold Gold Event Collects 7 Trucks of Toys

The Wayne County Ford & Bold Gold Media Holiday Toy Drive Challenge collected seven trucks of toys during its recent charity event. The event was the first to take place in two years due to the coronavirus health pandemic, which started in 2020.
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KILT Goes Way Over ’10K For The Troops’ In Houston

Audacy Houston's 100.3 The Bull (KILT) just finished its annual "10,000 For The Troops" drive, ahead of the Independence Day holiday, and had a record showing of support for America's armed servicemembers led by The Morning Bullpen with George, Mo, and Erik.

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