Kenosha’s 95 WIIL Rock Raises Over $120,000 for St. Baldrick’s
KENOSHA, WI, April 11, 2017 – Alpha Media, Waukegan-Kenosha is proud to announce 95 WIIL Rock (WIIL-FM) raised $127,385 for St. Baldrick’s during their annual event. The event was held March 4th at The Legendary Brat Stop in Kenosha. This is the 10th year WIIL Rock has done this event.
The Tom and Emily Morning Show broadcasted live. Tom Kief, host of the show shaved his head and personally raised almost $34,000. Kief also helped arrange for Royal Bliss to perform at the event. The band used their international social media connections to assist in raising funds.
Alpha Media, Waukegan-Kenosha Market Manager, Karl Wertzler commented on the announcement, “95 WIIL ROCK is proud to continue the St. Baldrick’s partnership, and I’m personally proud of Tom for his commitment to making a great event.”
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer-powered charity that funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government.