Siouxlanders will make miracles happen for local children during the Caring for Kids Radiothon
. On April 27 and 28, listeners can pledge their support for UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Children’s Miracle Network during the Radiothon, broadcast live on KG95 and Z98 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Caring for Kids Radiothon has raised more than $1.2 million in the first 16 years through corporate sponsorships, personal pledges, donated items, and gift basket raffles. This year we will be hosting another basket raffle with 24 creative baskets valued around $500. Generosity of Siouxlanders can help change the lives of over 23,000 annual pediatric visits to UnityPoint Health - Sioux City.
Stories of Siouxland children and families who have been impacted by gifts to Children’s Miracle Network will be shared throughout the event. Radiothon pledges will be used to enhance children’s health care at St. Luke’s, helping to purchase equipment and supplies as well as to support family and community education programs.
As part of Radiothon, on Friday, April 28th Scooters Coffee locations in Sioux City will donate 100% of sales to benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Miracle Network and Science Nutrition’s Sunnybrook location will donate $1 for every smoothie sold. In addition, from 3 to 5 pm, Sioux City Professional Firefighters—Local 7 will be bringing a Fire Rig to the hospital and provide tours for kids.
Radiothon is supported by the following: Station Sponsors: Great Southern Bank (KG95) and Woodhouse Auto Family (Z98); Thursday Sponsor: Sioux City Ford Lincoln; Friday Sponsor: Scooter’s Coffee; Phone Bank Sponsor: Seaboard Triumph Foods; Power Hour Sponsors: Vonnahme Law, Pathology Medical Services, Interstate Mechanical Corporation, Dr. Adam Smith, Plastic Surgeon with Tri-State Specialists, Sioux City Professional Firefighters—Local 7 (double power hour), and Siouxland Obstetrics & Gynecology (double power hour); Family Sponsors: Billings & Company, Science Nutrition, La Juanita’s, Kalins Indoor Comfort, Fibercomm, North Star Community Credit Union, Custom Woodworks, Absolute Mobile Shredding, and Steve Harris Construction; Meal Sponsors: Culver’s, Casey’s, Panda Express, and Knoepfler Chevrolet.
Since it began at St. Luke’s in 1989, Children’s Miracle Network has raised over $9 million for children’s health care in Siouxland. For more information, click here or call 712-279-3295.