WTKK & Michael Graham Listeners Raise Over $100k for Vets
December 10, 2012
News Talk 96.9 & Michael Graham give back to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. The 5th Annual FISHER HOUSE Radiothon raised over $100,000 in one day to support the foundation that provides temporary housing for families of wounded soldiers. 96.9’s Michael Graham spearheaded the event with contributions from the entire 96.9 team of Jim Braude, Margery Eagan, Doug Meehan, Michael Smerconish, and The Andelmans.
“On behalf of the families of the wounded warriors and their families served by the Fisher House here in Boston and houses across the country, I just want to say ‘thank you’ to the hundreds of WTKK listeners who donated during our radiothon,” says Michael Graham, WTKK PM Drive Host. “Your generosity never ceases to amaze me.”
Michael Graham’s Radiothon broadcast included wall to wall guests, including: Fisher House families, Senator Scott Brown, Bill O’Reilly, Dennis Miller, Glenn Beck, Ray Romano, Rob Schneider, Ted Nugent, former New England Patriots player Matt Light, Gold winning gymnast Aly Raisman, Fox 25’s VB, Playmate of the Year Jaclyn Swedberg, Comedian Chris Zito and many more. Podcasts of the interviews are available on demand at NewsTalk969.com .
“Michael Graham and 96.9′s generous listeners have a heartfelt commitment to our wounded warriors, their families, and The Fisher House,” adds Grace Blazer, Program Director. “News Talk 96.9 FM – WTKK is proud to partner with Fisher House for the 5th straight year and we wish all of our troops serving worldwide a safe and peaceful holiday.”
Michael Graham can be heard daily on News Talk 96.9, WTKK-FM from 3PM-7PM.
For more information on News Talk 96.9’s 5th Annual Fisher House Radiothon or to donate through Sunday December 9, 2012 visit NewsTalk969.com.