WPBG (93.3 The Drive)/Peoria Raises Over Half A Million Dollars For Children's Hospital Of Illinois
December 11, 2015 at 9:21 AM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA Classic Hits WPBG (93.3 THE DRIVE)/PEORIA raised $539,480 during its 15th annual “The Drive for Miracles” Radiothon for CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF ILLINOIS WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY (12/9-10). Morning host JOHN RILEY and the DRIVE air staff broadcast live from the hospital lobby on both days. The event has raised over $1.5 million since 2001.
SVP/Market Manager MIKE WILD said, “Behind the scenes, our people have experienced first-hand the amazing work of the CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF ILLINOIS. This is a true, from-the-heart commitment for a wonderful cause.”
RILEY said, “The CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF ILLINOIS truly touches all parts of our community. Everyone in Central ILLINOIS seems to have a personal story about the great work they do. It’s been an honor to share those stories with our listeners for the past 15 years.”