KKBQ Raises $18k For Local Families Of Fallen Firefighters
June 5, 2013 at 3:32 PM (PT)
YESTERDAY (6/4) COX MEDIA GROUP/HOUSTON, which includes Country KKBQ (93Q), held a "RAISE THE BOOT" drive for the families of four local firefighters who were killed while fighting a blaze on FRIDAY (5/31).
The stations raised over $18,000 within 14 hours during their "HELPING OUR HEROES" broadcast. The money will go to 100 CLUB, which helps families of service personnel killed in the line of duty.
COX MEDIA GROUP/HOUSTON VP MARK KRIESCHEN said, "I’m so proud of our team and the overwhelming support from our listeners. Our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to all the families and friends of fallen firefighters."
To watch a local news clip of their efforts, click here.