Topic: Health Awareness Campaigns
Posted on 5/2/2016
Syndicated radio host Rush Limbaugh’s 26th annual EIB Network Leukemia & Lymphoma Society "Cure-A-Thon," held April 8, raised more than $3.3 million. This represents an increase of 15 percent over 2015. Limbaugh and his wife, Kathryn, personally donated $650,000. Limbaugh and his staff also paid tribute to the show’s long-time Chief of Staff Christopher "Kit" Carson, who succumbed to cancer a little more than a year ago.
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