Entravision Communication Teams With Children's Miracle Network To Host Para Los Ninos Radiothon|
All Proceeds Will Go to Renown Health’s Children’s Miracle Network
RENO, Nev. – Nov. 26, 2008 – Entravision Communications Corporation announced it is hosting a Para los Niños Radiothon across its leading Spanish language radio networks; La Tricolor, Super Estrella and José. The event will take place Dec. 5 – 7 and will benefit 13 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals in Entravision radio stations’ local markets, including Renown Health’s Children’s Miracle Network.
The Para los Niños Radiothon will air live on all 35 Entravision radio stations in its popular three radio networks. The Radiothon schedule is as follows:
Friday, Dec. 5: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Time
Saturday, Dec. 6: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Time
Sunday, Dec. 7: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Time
During these times, donations can be made by calling 1-888-203-3049 on Friday and Saturday. A drop off center located at Sak'n'Save, 1901 Silverado Blvd in Sparks, will be open on Sunday during the Radiothon hours. All local donations made during this Radiothon will go to the Renown Health Children’s Miracle Network.
“We’re honored that Children’s Miracle Network is working with Entravision as their first Spanish-language radio partner,” said Jeffery Liberman, president of Entravision’s radio division. “Our entire team is eagerly anticipating this special event and pouring their hearts into making this Radiothon a huge success. Our listeners have always come out to support worthwhile causes like this one, and we know they will do whatever they can for their communities.”
“Entravision’s team has a long history of supporting their local communities, and they have a large loyal listener base with a track record of helping those in need, making them a perfect partner for us,” said Joe Trevino, vice president of Latin Radiothon for Children’s Miracle Network. “I’d like to thank them in advance for all their hard work in helping put this together. We are confident this Radiothon will make a lasting impact on providing life-saving care and crucial services for local children.”
Children’s Miracle Network is an international non-profit organization that raises funds for more than 170 children’s hospitals. Countless individuals, organizations and media partners like Entravision unite with Children’s Miracle Network hospitals to help sick and injured kids in local communities. Donations to Children’s Miracle Network Radiothons create miracles by funding medical care, research and education that saves and improves the lives of 17 million children each year.
About Entravision Communications Corporation
Entravision Communications Corporation is a diversified Spanish-language media company utilizing a combination of television and radio operations to reach Hispanic consumers across the United States, as well as the border markets of Mexico. Entravision is the largest affiliate group of both the top-ranked Univision television network and Univision's TeleFutura network, with television stations in 20 of the nation's top 50 Hispanic markets. The company also operates one of the nation's largest groups of primarily Spanish-language radio stations, consisting of 48 owned and operated radio stations. Entravision shares of Class A Common Stock are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: EVC.