(December 1, 2013) – Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego and CBS Radio, KyXy 96.5 have launched the 4th Annual Holiday of Miracles Campaign which runs from November 18 to December 22. During the campaign, generous San Diego county businesses raise money to fund vital programs at Rady Children’s and KyXy 96.5 broadcasts the Holiday of Miracles Radiothon.
During the Miracles Radiothon, KyXy radio personalities will broadcast live from Rady Children’s on December 12 and 13 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. The radiothon features special patient stories and live interviews and provides the community with important information about patient care, research and innovation at Rady Children’s.. In 2012, the Holiday of Miracles Campaign raised more than $85,000 and the Miracles Radiothon raised more than $280,000 for Rady Children’s.
The 2013 Holiday of Miracles Campaign and Radiothon are presented by Illumina, Inc. and powered by Wells Fargo. Other sponsors include: Cox Communications, Honda Dealers of San Diego, The UPS Store Centers, Mission Federal Credit Union, Phil’s BBQ, Wendy’s of San Diego, Hazard Center, Permadontics and the San Diego Sockers.
For additional information about the Holiday of Miracles Campaign and Radiothon, please visit, www.kyxy.cbslocal.com.
About Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego:
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego is a 475-bed pediatric care facility providing the largest source of comprehensive pediatric medical services in San Diego, Southern Riverside and Imperial counties. Rady Children’s is the only hospital in the San Diego area dedicated exclusively to pediatric healthcare and is the region’s only designated pediatric trauma center. In June 2013, U.S. News & World Report ranked Rady Children’s among the best children’s hospitals in the nation in all ten pediatric specialties the magazine surveyed. For more information, visit www.rchsd.org and find us on Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and YouTube.