Alaska’s KWHL Raises Over $36,000 with 21st Annual Toys for Tots

ANCHORAGE, AK, December 29, 2016 – Alpha Media, Alaska’s KWHL raised $36,107 and received thousands of donated toys during their 21st Annual Toys for Tots toy drive.

This three-day event is a partnership between 106.5 K-Whale and the U.S. Marines. The K-Whale on-air team manned and broadcast live from the Toys for Tots RV for 3 consecutive days December 7-9 and provided food, drinks and prizes to the hundreds of listeners who contributed to the effort. Despite temperatures in the single digits, listener donations arrived in a steady stream throughout the event.

Alpha Media, Alaska Market Manager, Scott Smith commented on the announcement, “It is a testament to the power of the K-Whale brand and its talent that our listeners donate to this cause with such generosity.”

“I am amazed at the community support shown for this fantastic non-profit year after year” remarked Brad Stennett, KWHL Program Director.