WBBQ And Syndicated Morning Host Jodi Koontz Honored For Charity Work
October 11, 2013 at 7:17 AM (PT)
CCM+E AC WBBQ/AUGUSTA, GA JODI KOONTZ has been chosen NATIONAL RADIO PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR by the CHILDREN's MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITALS. The non-profit organization also named WBBQ as the English Radio Station of the Year.
KOONTZ, along with her morning show colleagues MURPHY and SAM, raised more than $228,000 during the DECEMBER Radiothon (NET NEWS 12/14) for GEORGIA HEALTH SCIENCES CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER. Over the last decade, they have raised more than $2.8 million for CMN hospitals.
"WBBQ is honored to be recognized as the English Radio Station of the Year," said IVY ELAM, Market President for CCM+E AUGUSTA. "This award is a testament of the generosity of AUGUSTA residents. Our listeners don't sit on the sidelines - they take action to support the critical mission of the CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF AUGUSTA and many other charitable initiatives. We are proud to connect our giving audience to the incredibly talented and dedicated individuals providing critical care to local children."