TORONTO, March 30 /CNW/ - Standard Radio listeners broke another world
record on Friday by raising an unprecedented amount of almost $3.8 Million for
the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Newstalk 1010 CFRB, 97.3 EZ Rock
and 99.9 MIX FM broadcast live March 28th, 29th and 30th in the Hospital's
atrium in the Annual SickKids Radiothon.
"We are continually astounded by our listeners' generosity," says
Standard Radio Toronto General Manager Pat Holiday. "Every year, they open
their hearts and wallets to the needy children at SickKids and that makes a
Standard Radio plays an active role and is highly committed to the
communities that it serves. One of the core values is "to share our success
and good fortune with the communities in which we live, work and play."
Consistently, Standard Radio goes the extra mile in regard to community
fund-raising and local involvement, and the track record in supporting the
local community is unparalleled in the industry.
Standard Broadcasting is the largest privately owned multi-media company
in Canada and the second largest radio group in terms of tuning in Canada.
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