KIRO's Ron And Don To Broadcast Live From Rebuilt New Orleans House
April 8, 2008 at 4:24 PM (PT)
BONNEVILLE Talk KIRO-A/SEATTLE's afternoon team RON AND DON will broadcast live from NEW ORLEANS APRIL 11th from the porch of a home rebuilt after Hurricane KATRINA with funds donated by KIRO listeners. KIRO partnered with the SEATTLE SEAHAWKS, REBUILDING TOGETHER and the PRESERVATION RESOURCE CENTER OF NEW ORLEANS to rebuild ANIECE GIBBS' house, with the station selling MARDI GRAS beads at a SEAHAWKS game and holding live events at SEATTLE-area APPLEBEE'S restaurants to raise the money.
RON UPSHAW and DON O'NEILL will be joined by GIBBS and representatives from the SEAHAWKS and PRESERVATION RESOURCE CENTER for the broadcast.