More than $4.8 Million Raised During Two-Day Univision Radio Event to Help St. Jude Fight Childhood Cancer
MEMPHIS, TN — More than $4.8 million in cash and pledges were raised during the annual “Promesa y Esperanza” (Promise and Hope) benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Listeners of Univision Radio joined the fight against childhood cancer by pledging a monetary donation during the radiothon, which took place on March 4-5 in cities including Miami, Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago and Puerto Rico.
“Everyone at St. Jude is grateful for the continued generosity of the Hispanic community. We are fortunate to have their tremendous support as we fight against childhood cancer and other deadly diseases,” said Richard C. Shadyac Jr., CEO of ALSAC, the fundraising organization of St. Jude. “Through the success of events like the ‘Promesa y Esperanza’ radiothon and the support of Univision Radio, our precious patients are given hope.” Read More »