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WMXZ-FM Helps Servers Laid Off Due to COVID-19

Topic: Vaccine Education
Posted on 4/1/2020

Saga Communicationís WMXZ-FM Charleston launched a new segment on its morning show in early April to help support people hit hardest by the COVID-19 shutdowns. The station profiles restaurant servers and bar staff laid off due to the coronavirus and then includes information on how to send them money via Venmo. The innovation program helps support the servers and bar staff at listenersí favorite spots.

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