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Charleston Broadcasters Host Virtual COVID-19 Relief Drive for Local Food Bank

Topic: Vaccine Education
Posted on 4/17/2020

Broadcasters in Charleston, Ga., raised over $150,000 for Lowcountry Food Bank during a virtual relief drive on April 16. The campaign has helped more than 173,000 people, with a 379 percent increase in people who need food assistance due to COVID-19.

Participating stations included Nexstar Media Groupís NBC affiliate WCBD-TV, Sinclair Broadcast Groupís ABC affiliate WCIV-TV, Gray Televisionís CBS affiliate WCSC-TV, Cunningham Broadcastingís Fox affiliate WTAT-TV and stations from Cumulus Media Charleston, Charleston Radio Group, iHeart Media Charleston, Kirkman Broadcasting and LM Communications.

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