It's a little bit Country…and a whole lotta Love!
CALGARY, Feb. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The 10th annual Caring for Kids Radiothon hits
the airwaves this week! What began as a simple idea to share with others a
glimpse into the Alberta Children's Hospital, has grown into an incredibly
heartfelt community-building event which raises funds for the highest priority
needs at the hospital.
The community is invited to tune into the Country 105 Caring for Kids
Radiothon on February 6-8(th), 2013, and hear stories from inspiring young
patients and families every day. The Caring for Kids Radiothon is held at the
Alberta Children's Hospital.
To date, the Caring for Kids Radiothon has raised $13.5 million and has helped
fund life-saving equipment, innovative child health programs and advanced
child health research at the Alberta Children's Hospital.
Date: February 6 - 8, 2013 (Wed - Fri)
6 am - 7 pm
Location: Main Gathering Space
Alberta Children's Hospital
2888 Shaganappi Trail NW
FOR SECURITY REASONS ALL MEDIA MUST CHECK IN AT THE TABLE ON THE MAIN FLOOR.
MEDIA ACCESS WILL BE RESTRICTED TO THE RADIOTHON AREA ONLY.
The Alberta Chidren's Hospital Foundation is proud to welcome this year's
official phone bank sponsor, Brookfield Residential.
Radiothon is a Children's Miracle Network initiative. Children's Miracle
Network is a non-profit organization helping kids by raising funds for 170
children's hospitals across North America. In Canada, Children's Miracle
Network raises funds for 14 children's hospitals, and has raised more than
$200 million since its inception. www.childrensmiraclenetwork.ca
Radiothon is sponsored by Foresters™ across North America. Founded in
1874, Foresters™ helps individuals and families achieve financial security
with its innovative portfolio of life insurance products and annuities.
Foresters shares its financial strength with its members, who are customers,
through complimentary life, health and education benefits that help its more
than 735,000 eligible members and their families in the United States, Canada
and the United Kingdom. Foresters provides opportunities that inspire its
members to make a difference in their communities. Unity Life of Canada, a
Foresters company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Foresters, represents
Foresters in Canada. www.foresters.com
Billie Lamb, VP Communications, Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation 403
955 8821 email@example.com
SOURCE: Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation
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