KRCO-A Holds Dollars For Scholars Telethon
April 2, 2010 at 12:05 PM (PT)
HORIZON BROADCASTING GROUP Classic Country KRCO-A/PRINEVILLE, OR and the CROOK COUNTY/PRINEVILLE ROTARY raised $10,000 in contributions during its 15th annual “Dollars for Scholars” Radiothon YESTERDAY (4/1). The day-long radio broadcast, which was hosted by KRCO PD JACK FRIDAY, featured local Rotarians reading advertisements for local businesses and song requests for listeners who contributed to the ROTARY SCHOLARSHIP FUND.
The fund benefits CROOK COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL students who seek to further their education. To date, the ROTARY DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS program has raised over $146,000. KRCO-AM, which celebrated its 60th anniversary on FEBRUARY 1st, has donated the airtime for the Radiothon since 1996.