BRISTOL – For two days next week, area residents will have the power to perform miracles.
Wellmont Health System and Electric 94.9 are teaming up to broadcast the annual Children’s Miracle Network radiothon to raise money for children’s health care. The radiothon, to be broadcast from the Bristol Mall, will be held from 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, and Friday, Dec. 5.
The Children’s Miracle Network was developed in 1983 to help improve the quality of life of sick children and each year raises $250 million for children’s hospitals. CMN represents 170 children’s hospitals around the nation, including the Wellmont system. CMN is unique in that all money raised locally stays in the local community.