102.3 WXLC Hosts Back to School BBQ for School Supplies
WAUKEGAN, IL, August 26, 2016 – Alpha Media, Waukegan-Kenosha’s 102.3 WXLC hosted a Back to School BBQ on Friday, August 19th along with the Lake County United Way. The BBQ was held to collect school supplies for students in need. Over $5,600 was collected in supplies and cash.
The event was held outside the Waukegan-Kenosha studios and included a live broadcast from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, food donated by Sam’s Club of Vernon Hills, and various activities including a dunk tank and live music.
Alpha Media Operations Manage, PD, and PM Drive Host, Haynes Johns commented on the event, “It was great how the station and community came together to make a difference in the lives of local kids and invest in their future—and the future of Lake County.”