Local Press Releases
May 6, 2020
Entercom to Broadcast “Tyrann Mathieu Foundation's COVID-19 Relief Radiothon” on 610 Sports Radio in Kansas City
|Entercom Kansas City is proud to host “The Tyrann Mathieu Foundation’s COVID-19 Relief Radiothon” on 610 Sports Radio (KCSP-AM), the official broadcast partner of the Kansas City Chiefs, to support children and families who are experiencing hardships from the global health pandemic.
As part of the daylong event, 610 Sports Radio will welcome celebrity guests at the top of each hour to help raise funds and awareness, including Chiefs safety and foundation founder Tyrann Mathieu, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce, former Chiefs running back LeSean McCoy, LSU football head coach Les Miles, Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas, Sporting Kansas City head coach Peter Vermes and others.
The radiothon will feature a donation drive and silent auction with exclusive prizes and raffles. Proceeds from the event will benefit Hope House, reStart and The BMA Foundation in Kansas City. Prizes and raffles include a Zoom call with Mathieu, a batting practice experience with the Kansas City Royals, autographed items from top Kansas City athletes and more.
|WHEN:||Thursday, May 7
6:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. CT
|WHERE:||610 Sports Radio (KCSP-AM)|
Broadcast coverage of “The Tyrann Mathieu Foundation’s COVID-19 Relief Radiothon” will also be available via 610sports.radio.com and on the RADIO.COM app and website. Listeners are encouraged to donate and bid on auction items via TyrannMathieu.org.
Hope House provides domestic violence victims with shelter and comprehensive services and is dedicated to making the Kansas City area safer for everyone.
reStart provides housing and supportive services to help homeless men, women, youth and families move toward independence and self-sufficiency with the goal of ending homelessness in the Kansas City community.
The BMA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation that positively touches the lives of children and animals in the Kansas City area through charitable giving.
For more information, please visit https://610sports.radio.com/tyrann-mathieu-foundations-covid-19-relief-radiothon.
EAG Sport Management
|About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading audio and entertainment company engaging over 170 million consumers each month through its iconic broadcast brands, expansive digital platform, premium podcast network and live events and experiences. With presence in every major U.S. market, and accessible on every device, Entercom delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. The company’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Entercom is the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news and the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S. Learn more at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).