Life 101.9 (KNWS – Waterloo, IA) listeners have stepped up to provide over $17,000 worth of gift cards for children being treated at University of Iowa Children’s Hospital, and their families. The cards will be used for expenses such as fuel, meals, and more.
“Thank you, and all of the listeners for the gift cards.” says Sheri Austin, of University of Iowa Health Care. “It is a gift to our staff as well, to be able to pass them on to the patients – on behalf of the generous donors – and see the looks of relief and happiness on their faces.”
This year marks the 6th year of the Life 101.9 Cards for Kids donation drive.
Life 101.9 is a part of the Northwestern Media network of University of Northwestern – St. Paul. Northwestern Media stations broadcast on 81 outlets across 11 states. Their radio signals reach more than 1.4 million listeners each week.