We Are Broadcasters
National Association of Broadcasters

KMKT-FM Raises $50,000 for Law Enforcement

Topic: Community-Focused Initiatives
Posted on 9/15/2018

Alpha Media’s KMKT-FM Dallas and the Classic of Texoma car dealership raised $50,000 for the Texoma Back the Badge Foundation in their second “Wheeler and Castellanos Back the Badge Memorial Golf Tournament” on September 14. The Texoma Back the Badge Foundation assists law enforcement agency employees dealing with illness, serious injury, or death. The tournament was renamed after law enforcement officers Rickey Wheeler and Vinny Castellanos, who succumbed to cancer this year.

Read more stories on Community-Focused Initiatives »

How Broadcasters Serve Their Communities

More than 2.47 million American jobs depend on broadcasting, and the local broadcast radio and television industry - and the businesses that depend on it - generate $1.17 trillion annually for the nation's economy.

View State-by-State Data »