Audacy Raises Over $250,000 for University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

PHILADELPHIA, PA – December 7, 2021 – Audacy raised over $250,000 to benefit University Hospitals (UH) Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital during Star 102’s (WDOK-FM) “2021 Rainbow Radiothon” in Cleveland. Since 2003, the annual event has raised over $4.7 million.

“We’re honored to once again utilize our platform and voice to support the selfless work UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital does on a daily basis,” said Tom Herschel, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Cleveland. “Our listeners once again stepped up in support of the hospital’s children and families and we’re so grateful to have been able to unite our staff alongside them for another successful radiothon.”

Hosted by Star 102 morning show co-hosts Jen Toohey and Tim Richards, “2021 Rainbow Radiothon” was broadcast live from the Star 102 Studios on Friday, December 3. Throughout the event, Toohey and Richards showcased stories of love, hope and compassion featuring the hospital’s young patients and dedicated staff who care for them.

With more than 1-million patient visits per year, UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital provides nationally recognized pediatric care close to home. The money raised from the “Rainbow Radiothon” helps advance the personalized care the hospital can provide to its young patients. 

Audacy is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. “2021 Rainbow 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.

Listeners can tune in to Star 102. (WDOK-FM) in Cleveland on air, as well as nationwide on the Audacy app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

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