Audacy Raises Over $1.1 Million for Children’s Hospital Colorado During “Alice 105.9 Cares for Kids Radiothon” in Denver
21st Annual Radiothon Eclipses $25 Million in Total Donations Since 2001
PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 11, 2022 – Audacy raised over $1.1 million to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado, a proud member of the Children’s Miracle Network®, during Alice 105.9’s (KALC-FM) “Alice 105.9 Cares for Kids Radiothon™” in Denver. The amount donated during the 21st annual radiothon brought the overall fundraising total to over $25 million since 2001.
“Once again, the Alice audience has stepped up to show their commitment to the youth of this community,” said John Fullam, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Denver. “We’re proud to continue our yearly tradition of partnering with the mission of Children’s Hospital Colorado.”
“Alice 105.9 Cares for Kids Radiothon™” was broadcast live on Wednesday, February 9 and Thursday, February 10. Throughout the two-day event, programming featured interviews with hospital patients, families of patients, and front-line workers, who shared stories of hope, healing, and navigating through the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.
When it was founded in 1908 in Denver, Children’s Hospital Colorado set out to be a leader in providing the best healthcare outcomes for children. Its modern-day mission is to improve the health of children through the provision of high-quality coordinated programs of patient care, education, research and advocacy.
Audacy is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. “Alice 105.9 Cares for Kids Radiothon™” is a part of Audacy Serves, the Company’s social impact platform that raises awareness of social issues and brings communities together for good. Audacy unites with its listeners and brands to support sound communities through several pillars of impact: mental health and anti-bullying, veterans and service members, children’s health, the environment, civic education, and diversity, equity and inclusion.
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