Alaska’s K-Bear 104.1 Raises $81,910 for St. Jude
ANCHORAGE, AK, February 7, 2017 – Alpha Media, Alaska is proud to announce that KBRJ raised $81,910 during their 20th Annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon. The radiothon took place January 26-27. The entire K-Bear on air team broadcasted live from 6am to 7pm each day.
The phone bank was manned by volunteers from the Alaska Air National Guard. Food and drinks were available for those who dropped by to say hello and make a donation.
Alpha Media, Alaska Market Manager, Scott Smith commented on the announcement, “Despite a soft economy, listeners donated by the hundreds during the event. K-Bear’s link to this community is undeniable.”
“After 20 years of radiothons, I’m still amazed at the outpouring of support from our community for St. Jude. Hearing the phones ring and seeing the total go up, makes me proud of my staff and all of our volunteers,” remarked Matt Valley, KBRJ Program Director.