KYKY Raises Over $67,000 For Tornado Victims
May 28, 2013 at 11:25 AM (PT)
On FRIDAY (5/24), CBS RADIO Hot AC KYKY (Y98)/ST. LOUIS' PHILLIPS AND COMPANY MORNING SHOW held an on-air "REQUEST-A-THON" raising $33,670 for THE AMERICAN RED CROSS and the victims of the MOORE, OK tornadoes.
At the end of the 14-hour broadcast, the President of LION's CHOICE, a local fast-food chain, called into the show and matched every donations bringing the total raised to $67,340.
GUY PHILLIPS of the PHILLIPS AND COMPANY SHOW commented, "It's easy to underestimate the power of caring, but this city's generosity touches me personally every time we ask for their help. I can’t thank our listeners enough for their generosity! Now, where are our roast beef sandwiches?"