Alpha Media, Peoria’s 104.9 The Wolf Raises Over $66,000 for St. Jude
PEORIA, IL, February 24, 2017 – Alpha Media, Peoria is proud to announce that 104.9 The Wolf (WXCL) raised $66,362 with John & Jaymie’s Radiothon for St. Jude Kids with Chick-Fil-A Peoria. The Wolf staff broadcasted from the Alpha Media building February 2-3 for 12 hours each day. Nearly 7 million dollars has been raised over the past 27 years during The Wolf’s radiothon.
Listeners were encouraged to call the Reiman’s Harley-Davidson Phone Bank to donate and also become a Partner in Hope. Each Partner in Hope received a free meal card from Chick-Fil-A Peoria. In addition to the free meal card, Partners in Hope were also entered into a drawing to receive concert tickets, restaurant certificates, and signed guitars. One guitar was signed by Gary Allen and the other is signed by the kids of St. Jude.
104.9 The Wolf Program Director, Chris Michaels commented on the announcement, “Thank you to all the members of The Wolf Pack that donated or became a Partner in Hope. It takes people like you to make miracles happen every day!
“St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is beyond grateful for the partnership that we have with 104.9 The Wolf and Alpha Media. Their dedication to the annual radiothon is a testament to the passion they have for the kids of St. Jude,” remarked Corrine Olson, St. Jude Regional Development Representative II – Region 13.