Audacy Raises Over $1.4 Million for Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins Children’s Center
PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 27, 2023 – Audacy raised $1.425 million to benefit Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, a proud member of the Children’s Miracle Network®, during the 34th annual Mix 106.5 (WWMX-FM) “Mix 106.5 Radiothon.”
“We’re proud to have once again united with our listeners to support families and children in Maryland through the selfless, unwavering mission of Johns Hopkins Children’s Center,” said Tracy Brandys, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Baltimore. “We’re thankful for the generosity of our listeners and sponsors who helped us set a ‘Mix 106.5 Radiothon’ record this year.”
“Radiothon is the largest fundraising event of the year, and it is such a huge part of who we are and what we do at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center,” says Margaret Moon, M.D., M.P.H., Co-Director and Pediatrician-in-Chief, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. “We are so grateful for each and every donor, as well as Mix 106.5, our staff and the volunteers who make this special two-day event possible every year.”
The Radiothon was broadcast from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center on Thursday, February 23 and Friday, February 24. Station on-air personalities Priestly, Steve Kramer, Jess Dutra, Corinna Delgado and Jeremy Conn shared stories of hope and inspiration from families and kids treated at JHCC. Sponsors who contributed to the Radiothon’s success include Chick-Fil-A, Johns Hopkins Federal Credit Union, Weis Markets, Jimmy The Boxer Automall, Calvert Hall College High School; plus triple-match sponsors Wawa, Rite Aid Healthy Futures, Carroll Fuel Services, and Royal Farms Stores.
Audacy is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. “Mix 106.5 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; the Environment; Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Veterans and Service Members; Children’s Health and Civic Education.
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