KFXX (1080 The Fan)/Portland Radiothon Raises Over $170,000 For Special Olympics Oregon
December 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM Sports KFXX-A (1080 THE FAN)/PORTLAND raised $173,253 for SPECIAL OLYMPICS OREGON in its 6th annual radiothon. The event was anchored by afternoon "PRIMETIME WITH ISAAC & SUKE" hosts ISAAC ROPP and JASON (SUKE) SCUKANEC.
SCUKANEC said, “I’m humbled to see our audience step up and raise the amount of money we did in that short amount of time." ROPP added, “This was our most successful radiothon yet, and we could not have done any of it without the best audience in radio."
“So many people and organizations came together to demonstrate their support for SPECIAL OLYMPICS OREGON and its 13,000 participants,” said SPECIAL OLYMPICS OREGON Chief Development Officer TORRE CHISHOLM. “We are so thankful to ISAAC & SUKE, ENTERCOM, CARL'S JR., LES SCHWAB TIRE CENTER, and FRED MEYER for their commitment to inclusive communities throughout OREGON.”
“We love our partnership with SPECIAL OLYMPICS OREGON, because we know it ripples throughout the community in so many positive ways.” said THE FAN PD JEFF AUSTIN. “The athletes and their families are our neighbors and friends, and the FAN audience responds generously to help them each year with a passion you’d expect from diehard sports fans.”