Corus Charity Efforts Raise Millions
December 10, 2009 at 12:33 PM (PT)
CORUS RADIO has tallied up all of the donated air time, gift-in-kind services, local fundraising assistance, and cash donations the company has offered this year and says that its 52 stations raised the equivalent of over C$21 million for charity.
"By leveraging the power of our broadcasting assets to assist local organizations, charities and people in need, CORUS ENTERTAINMENT is proud of the positive impact that our radio stations have made in the communities in which we work and live," said CORUS ENTERTAINMENT President and CEO JOHN CASSADAY. "Despite a tough economy this year, we increased our support and contributions by $2 million over last year. We applaud the exceptional efforts of our radio staff in achieving these outstanding results."