Praise 104.1 (WPRS-FM) hosted the 7th Annual St. Jude Radio-thon on April 4th to raise money for St. Jude and its global efforts to find a cure for cancer and other childhood diseases.
Local Praise 104.1 personalities including Sheila Stewart , Denise Hill, Byran Cage, JC and Cheryl Jackson will also provided Radiothon updates throughout the day while gospel celebrities Tracy Braxton, Vashawn Mitchell, Anthony Brown and others dropped through to support the effort. On-site volunteers from St. Jude were on hand to take pledges again this year. Last year, Praise 104.1 raised over $136,000.
Listeners in the Washington, DC area donated to St. Jude by calling in and they also donated online at Praisedc.com.