Entercom Raises $116,138 for Valleywise Health Foundation During the First-ever “LIVE 101.5 Give-A-Thon”

Members of LIVE 101.5 (From top row, left to right: Bryan Moreno, Filip Kobylarz, Dave Pugh, Jeff Salvano, Seth Simon, Tim Richards, Tiffany Lemmon, Shelli Brockhoff, Brianna Meighan, Ashley Cruz, Gabe Mercer, Kendell Marquez, Kimberli Rivera, Bily Foster, Micah Powell, Carolyn Coffey, Aaron Miller, Rico Valeriano, Karla Hernandez, Chris Hernandez, Joey Boy and Natasha Castles) during the inaugural “LIVE 101.5 GIVE-A-THON.”

PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 7, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., raised $116,138 for Valleywise Health Foundation during LIVE 101.5’s (KALV-FM) inaugural “LIVE 101.5 GIVE-A-THON,” presented by Rafi Law Group, in Phoenix.

“Valleywise Health is a staple within the Phoenix community and we are proud to support them with LIVE 101.5’s first on-air fundraiser,” said Dave Pugh, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Phoenix. “The organization has been in our community for over 140 years and ensures that every patient receives exceptional care, without exception. Our team is on a mission to inform residents of this amazing resource right in our backyard and we look forward to continuing to support them.”

“LIVE 101.5 GIVE-A-THON” was broadcast live from the station’s studio on Monday, December 16 and Tuesday, December 17, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m. MT. Programming was led by LIVE 101.5 on-air personalities Joey Boy, Aneesh, Jeana, Karla, Natasha Castles and Kaden who urged local residents to donate to support the cause.

Valleywise Health Foundation is the nonprofit organization supporting Valleywise Health, Arizona’s public teaching health system with locations throughout the Valley, serving Maricopa County for over 140 years. The foundation supports Valleywise Health by raising funds for research, facilities and patient services. Valleywise Health’s mission is providing exceptional care, without exception, every patient, every time.

Listeners can tune in to LIVE 101.5 (KALV-FM) in Phoenix on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

LIVE 101.5 is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.

Jennifer Morales
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About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).


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