WHEB And WGIR Present 'Lend A Helping Can' Radiothon
November 12, 2015 at 9:54 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA's Rock WHEB/PORTSMOUTH, NH and Active Rock WGIR-FM (ROCK 101)/MANCHESTER, NH announced today the return of the 25th annual 'Lend A Helping Can' radiothon, an on-air fundraiser that helps feeds thousands of community members in need each year. Hosted by GREG & THE MORNING BUZZ, NEW HAMPSHIRE's #1 morning radio show and presented by Burton’s Outdoor Living, the Lend A Helping Can radiothon will be held THURSDAY and FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19th and 20th.
This year the two-day radio auction willextend the four-and-a-half hour show to 13-and-a-half hours each day of the broadcast with all proceeds to benefit 11 NEW HAMPSHIRE nonprofit agencies that feed the state’s needy and homeless throughout the year.
The on-air auction will feature rare and exclusive items, including: NASCAR VIP Weekend tickets at NHMS; VIP trips to see the filming of Dancing with the Stars; a heating system provided by QHT Inc; autographed guitars from artists including SLASH, MOTLEY CRUE, THREE DAYS GRACE and more; sports memorabilia;gift certificates to local restaurants; concert tickets and meet and greets to the biggest concerts in NEW ENGLAND, with more auction items, incentives and gifts that will be added daily at www.morningbuzz.com.
"To do this for 25 years speaks to 100.3 WHEB's and ROCK 101's commitment to advancing the issue and solving the problem" said GREG KRETSCHMAR, on-air personality for GREG & THE MORNING BUZZ, who spearheads the event. "Every night in NH there are children going to bed hungry, and Lend A Helping Can has helped to feed hundreds of thousands over the years; 100% of the money that we raise is given to 11 agencies that feed the needy."