Radio Thon raises $140,000 for Veterans Count organization

MANCHESTER – The 4th annual “Make 12 Hours Count” Radio Thon for Veterans Count raised more than $140,000 for veterans, service members and their families. This annual event hosted by NH Today’s Jack Heath, in conjunction with iHeartMedia, News Radio 96-7 and WGIR-AM 610.

The Radio Thon, presented by LTC Partners, featured 12 hours of compelling content about the challenges faced by military families and how Veterans Count and other organizations across the state provide support. Additionally, the Radio Thon included testimonials from clients, celebrity endorsements and sponsor recognition.

More than 150 volunteers, comprised of sponsors, radio personnel, Veterans Count chapter members and Easterseals employees participated throughout the day helping make the event a great success.

Thank you to our supporting sponsors: Catholic Medical Center, Eastern Bank, Eastern Propane, Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Granite Group Benefits, Kittery Trading Post, McLane Middleton, Service Credit Union, Two International and Walmart.

If you missed the Radio Thon, but would like to make a donation to help New Hampshire veterans and their families, visit www.vetscount.org/nh. To view photos of the event, visit www.facebook.com/VeteransCount.

In the four-year history of our “Make 12 Hours Count” Radio Thon, Veterans Count, with the help of our generous sponsors and supporters, has raised over $575,000 to support New Hampshire veterans and their families.

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