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KWBW-AM Assists Local Families

Topic: Community-Focused Initiatives
Posted on 12/1/2016

Eagle Communications’ KWBW-AM Hutchinson, Kan. raised $18,000 for the station’s “Project Concern” program to supports families in need at Thanksgiving time through the Salvation Army. KWBW runs promos and does live reads throughout November asking listeners to donate. Every qualified family that asked for help this year received assistance. KSBW also partners with a local grocery store to turn cash into gift cards. “Project Concern” started more than 20 years ago.

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