Peoria Rivermen players will be answering phones and lending a helping hand for
the Children’s Hospital of Illinois 10th Annual Radiothon for
Kids. The Radiothon will take place from
Dec. 9-10 and will be hosted by John Riley on 93.3 The Drive. Any person who makes a donation, of at least
$5, on Dec. 9 between 2-3:30 p.m. will receive four tickets to the Rivermen
game on Sunday, Dec. 19.
Dean Arsene, Brennan Evans, Ryan Reaves, Phil McRae, Jake Allen,
Mark Cundari, Anthony Nigro and Dave Spina will all be participating in the Radiothon. The Radiothon is broadcast from the beautiful new
Children's Hospital and along the way listeners will learn about this
world-class pediatric hospital located right in our community and hear from
several of the hospital’s patients.
year’s RadioThon raised more than $115,000. Over the years, that total has
climbed to more than one million dollars raised for the children and families
who are cared for by Children’s Hospital of Illinois.
from phoning in donations, drive-thru donations will also be accepted at circle
drive in front of the new Children’s Hospital building, accessed off Berkeley
Ave. in Peoria. Volunteers will retrieve donations curbside.