News Release

Saturday, December 08, 2012

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman, (757) 668-7554

The Point 94.9 Radiothon raises $321,882 for CHKD

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. -- 94.9 The Point raised $321,882 during their 11th annual Radiothon broadcasting from the CHKD lobby in Norfolk.

DJs Chuck and Woo Woo set up a radio station in the lobby for four days and interviewed patients who overcame the odds to survive cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.

Including the amount presented Saturday, The Point Radiothon 94.9 has raised more than $3.2 million for CHKD.

The Point 94.9 Radiothon ran from Wednesday, December 5 until Saturday December 8.

All money raised will be used to purchase equipment, fund research and provide patient care programs at CHKD.