- Who We Are
- Our Impact
- Public Service
- America's Stories
- Special Features
Topic: Neighbors in Need
Posted on 12/9/2022
The 11th annual “Food For Families Drive,” from Hearst Television’s WISN 12 in partnership with Hunger Task Force, generated $131,258 in donations to provide healthy holiday meals for families throughout southeastern Wisconsin. Since the campaign launched in 2012, WISN 12 and Hunger Task Force have helped bring in $1,613,376 for holiday meals.
“Year after year people open up their hearts to those in need,” said Jan Wade, president and general manager, WISN 12. “Lives are being affected in significant ways and we are so very grateful. Our longstanding partnership with Hunger Task Force means a lot to us and to so many people who are helped by this community effort.”
Read more stories on Neighbors in Need »
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.