KLLL Helps Raise Money For CMN - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

3/1/08

KLLL Helps Raise Money For CMN

The KLLL Children's Miracle Network Radiothon exceeded their original goal of $300,000.

The radiothon raised more than $305,000 in just three days time. A huge increase from last year's radiothon which raised $252,000.

KLLL's DJ's credit their listeners generosity for beating the goal.

"We want to thank everyone who's called in so far in three days and donated their money. It's been a lot of fun. We are very very lucky to have a children's hospital like the one we have at UMC for all the South Plains," says Jeff Scott, a KLLL DJ.

The money raised will be used to provide the latest medical equipment and services to children on the South Plains and Eastern New Mexico.

Children's Miracle Network - Lubbock Site
Learn more about how CMN helps children on the South Plains and the UMC Children's Hospital.

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