KGO Cure-A-Thon Raises Over $813,000
April 12, 2010 at 6:19 AM (PT)
CITADEL Talk KGO-A/SAN FRANCISCO’s 30th Annual Cure-A-Thon benefitting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raised $813,337.00 dollars this weekend which goes directly to fund blood cancer research with no administrative costs. The annual 24-hour, live fund-raiser and auction kicked off at 7p on FRIDAY APRIL 9th.
In the first hour alone, over $50,000 was collected.
KGO-A Pres./GM MICKEY LUCKOFF said, "What a thrilling conclusion to our 30th year celebration. I am extremely proud of our talented staff, volunteers and very special listeners who helped us achieve this fantastic accomplishment."