WBQB/Fredericksburg, VA, Raises $90k For Children's National
November 10, 2015 at 1:45 PM (PT)
CENTENIAL BROADCASTING Hot AC WBQB (B101.5)/ FREDERICKSBURG, VA, broadcast the second annual CARE-ATHON to benefit CHILDREN'S NATIONAL, NOVEMBER 5th-7th, raising $90,301.90, an amazing 154% increase over last year’s $35,559.15 total. The money will go directly to CHILDREN'S NATIONAL in WASHINGTON, DC, to support ongoing medical research and assure no child will ever be turned away for care regardless of ability to pay.
CENTENNIAL BROADCASTING FREDERICKSBURG Market Manager MARK BASS commented: “We are happy to be involved with such an important institution like CHILDREN'S NATIONAL that serves so many families in our listening area. The expression of support by our audience this year far exceeded expectations and we look forward to making it bigger and better each year.”
CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITALS Associate Director MEGAN CAMPUZANO added: “The second annual B101.5 CARE-ATHON to benefit CHILDREN'S NATIONAL exceeded all expectations by more than doubling year over year. The FREDERICKSBURG community came together with B101.5 to raise an incredible $90,300+ for the kids at CHILDREN'S NATIONAL and we are so grateful for the support. These dollars will help to ensure that every child who comes through the doors of CHILDREN'S NATIONAL receives the same level of world class care, regardless of their family’s ability to pay. It is our honor and our pleasure to partner with B101.5 and we look forward to continued success in support of this important mission.”
CENTENNIAL BROADCASTING, headquartered in CLEMMONS, NC, owns and operates five radio stations throughout VIRGINIA, including B101.5 and News Talk WFVA.