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WWJ Brings in $1.5 Million for Heating Bills

Topic: Community-Focused Initiatives
Posted on 3/1/2016

CBS Radio’s WWJ-AM Detroit raised $1.5 million in the 13th annual "Winter Survival Radiothon" for The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW) on February 12. THAW provides emergency energy assistance to families in financial crisis due to job loss or serious illness. THAW’s utility partners match every dollar raised.

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