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760 WJR Riases $271,961 During Hunger Free In the D Radiothon for Local Food Assistance Charities

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DETROIT, Nov. 20, 2023 ~ During its 10th annual Hunger Free in the D Radiothon, 760 WJR and its partner Celani Family Foundation raised $271,961 for local families and children in need, beating its goal of $200,000. The Celani Foundation also donated a $200,000 match, bringing the total monetary amount raised to $497,381, which will be distributed to Capuchin Soup Kitchen and Gleaners Community Food Bank.


Nov. 20, 2023 ~ Gerry Brisson, president and CEO of Gleaners Community Food Bank, talks to Guy GordonLloyd Jackson, and Jamie Edmonds about food insecurity in the metro Detroit area and how they need support.

Nov. 20, 2023 ~ Brother Gary Wegner, executive director of the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, talks to Kevin Dietz and Tom Jordan about how the need for food assistance is great this year due to high inflation and the rising cost of food.