WMGK's Veterans Radiothon Auctions Begin Today
June 9, 2015 at 8:46 AM (PT)
GREATER MEDIA Classic Rock WMGK/PHILADELPHIA and morning host JOHN DEBELLA have a goal to beat last year's total and raise more than $147,000 during this year's annual JOHN DEBELLA VETERANS RADIOTHON. The station has set-up a series of eBay auctions featuring front row tickets, autographed items and money can't buy experiences with artists like THE WHO, EAGLES, VAN HALEN, STYX, FOREIGNER, DOOBIE BROTHERS, GEORGE THOROGOOD and more.
The auctions begin TODAY and end at various times on JUNE 19th when DEBELLA will broadcast live from outside of the NATIONAL CONSTITUTION CENTER. He'll be joined that day by famous musicians, celebrities, athletes during his broadcast. Over the past eight years WMGK and JOHN DEBELLA have raised nearly $750,000 for the VMC via the annual VETERANS RADIOTHON.
All funds raised will go to the Veterans Multi-Service Center(VMC) in PHILADELPHIA. The VMC's mission is to provide services, programs, opportunity and advancement to Veterans and their families. DEBELLA’s dedication to veterans has been recognized by various organizations - the VMC has named an award after him and in 2012 he received the "Veteran Champion of the Year Award" from the PHILADELPHIA SMALL BUSINESS ASSOCIATION.
For more info check out WMGK.com.