10th Annual Caring for Kids Radiothon: February 6 - 8

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 orblamb@achf.com

SOURCE: Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation

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