Audacy Supports Children’s National Hospital During El Zol 107.9’s “Radiotón de Children’s National”
PHILADELPHIA, PA – December 14, 2021 – Audacy raised over $196,000 for Children’s National Hospital, part of the Children’s Miracle Network, during El Zol 107.9’s (WLZL-FM) “Radiotón de Children’s National” in Washington D.C. The amount donated during the 14th annual radiothon brought the overall fundraising total to over $5.1 million since 2008.
“It’s amazing to witness our station unite with our listeners to help make a difference for our community and give to our neighbors in need,” said Ivy Savoy-Smith, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Washington D.C. “Events like these are when radio’s unique power of local connection is on full display.”
“Radiotón de Children’s National” was broadcast live on Friday, December 10. Throughout the event, programming featured interviews with patients and staff from Children’s National Hospital, who shared stories of inspiration and hope, as well as calls from listeners.
Serving the nation’s children for more than 145 years, Children’s National Hospital has been an innovator in pediatric healthcare around the nation and around the world.
Audacy is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. “Radiotón de Children’s National” 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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