Winter Survival Radiothon
“We have people in Michigan, unfortunately, who are making the choice of putting the right food on the table for their kids or keeping them warm,” Anderson said.
Burton’s dream? That the money lasts as long as the need this winter.
WWJ 950 will spur donations with a live THAW Radiothon 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Check http://www.CBSDetroit.com throughout that time for constant updates.
With your help, WWJ has raised over $282,600 in our 9th annual Winter Survival Radiothon for THAW. This will translate to more than $1.2 Million in heating assistance for local families.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said the giving spirit is still alive and well in the city.
Frigid temperatures and a tough economy are bringing an even greater focus to families struggling to survive this winter.