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NEWS | August 9, 2017

Children's Miracle Network partners with Entravision for Radiothon Aug. 17-19

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.)

Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis will kick off its Radiothon with Entravision Aug. 17-19 to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Stations will broadcast a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews into regular programming to raise awareness of and funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. 

English radio stations Hot 103.5 KHHM-FM, Wolf 101.9 KNTY-FM will broadcast Aug. 17-18 from the pediatric playroom and teen room on Davis 7 at UC Davis Children's Hospital. Spanish radio stations Jose 104.3 and La Tricolor 99.9 / 100.9 will raise funds from Aug. 17-19.

“The funds raised will help so many children here in the Sacramento region and beyond,” said Michelle Thompson, associate director for Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis."By making a contribution, anyone can become a miracle maker and positively impact the life of a child."

All funds raised locally stay local, benefiting the sick and injured children who visit UC Davis Children’s Hospital each year. Funds benefit patient care, programs, life-saving equipment and cutting-edge research at UC Davis Children's Hospital.

The Radiothon is a cooperative effort among Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and Entravision radio stations.

The toll-free phone number to call to make a pledge is 800-680-3721 or visit http://bit.ly/2vf6ikt.

UC Davis Children's Hospital is the Sacramento region's only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital providing care for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with primary, subspecialty and critical care. It includes the Central Valley's only pediatric emergency department and Level I pediatric trauma center, which offers the highest level of care for its critically ill patients. The 120-bed children's hospital includes the state-of-the-art 49-bed neonatal and 24-bed pediatric intensive care and pediatric cardiac intensive care units. For more information, visit children.ucdavis.edu.