KIXY Cares for Kids Radiothon Sets Fundraising Record
The 13th annual KIXY Cares for Kids Radiothon presented by Republic Services set a new record at the end of the three day event that concluded on Saturday night. 94.7 KIXY FM representatives presented a check in the amount of $182,621 to Children’s Miracle Network at Shannon Medical Center.TheRadiothon was broadcast on 94.7 KIXY FM on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at Sunset Mall.
Throughout the event, radio personalities Jay Michaels and Rick Andrews, along with Miracle Mom Delaine Fuchs introduced the 2015 Miracle Kids, and highlighted stories of children in the Concho Valley who have been treated at Shannon Medical Center.
Since 2003, the KIXY Cares for Kids Radiothon has raised almost $1.5 million dollars to help improve health care for the kids in the Concho Valley.
Children’s Miracle Network would like to thank Foster Communications, Radiothon volunteers, our Miracle families, and the generous donors.
Funds generated during Radiothon will serve the 16,000 children treated annually at Shannon. Like all Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraisers, 100% of funds raised from the event will help create miracles by funding needed medical equipment, training, and therapy programs for children treated at Shannon Medical Center.
About Children’s Miracle Network:
Children's Miracle Network – the alliance of premier hospitals for children – is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children's hospitals across North America. Each year the 170 Children's Miracle Network hospitals provide the finest medical care, life-saving research and preventative education to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries of every kind. For more information, visit www.cmnsanangelo.org.