Local Radio Station Hosting Radiothon for St. Jude Kids

Local Radio Station Hosting Radiothon for St. Jude Kids

97.5 Y-Country, WYTZ, will host its 14th annual 2019 Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon broadcasting live from Silver Beach Center in St. Joseph. The fundraiser will take place on both Thursday, February 21st and Friday, February 22nd from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The event raises money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, ranked one of the best pediatric cancer hospitals in the country, St. Jude is the first and only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children. The past 97.5 Y-Country radiothons have raised a total of over $315,000!

The Country Cares for St. Jude Kids program is celebrating its 30th year credited to Randy Owen, the lead singer of the music group ALABAMA. Country Cares has grown to be one of the most successful radio fund-raising events in the nation with more than 200 radio station partners raising more than $800 million in pledges. These pledges will fund research that is shared with our local community hospitals.

Please consider using your media outlet to help 97.5 Y-Country radio spread the word about our upcoming St. Jude Radiothon and please consider stopping by to see how this event touches and moves so many people in our community.

Thank you for your support of the children and families at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Listeners can donate during the radiothon by calling in to the phone bank or online at 975ycountry.com or by coming to The Silver Beach Center on February 21st and 22nd.

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