Monthly Archives: February 2018

February 12, 2018 15th Annual WWJ Winter Survival Radiothon Raises $1.4 Million

Thanks to the generosity of WWJ Newsradio 950 listeners and local businesses, The Heat and Warmth Fund raised over $1.4 million dollars during the 15th Annual WWJ Winter Survival Radiothon. As over a foot of snow fell in the Metro Detroit area on Friday, February 9, thousands of listeners called in and donated to keep…

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February 9, 2018 WWJ’s Winter Survival Radiothon For THAW Raises $1.4 Million

Full article published on detroit.cbslocal.com. With your help, WWJ Newsradio 950 has raised more than $1.4 million in our 15th annual Winter Survival Radiothon for THAW, The Heat and Warmth Fund. Along with our enthusiastic volunteers, we took your calls all day Friday — broadcasting live from our radio studios in Southfield, collecting donations to…

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February 9, 2018 WWJ’s Winter Survival Radiothon For THAW Continues! Call 888-579-4950 To Donate

Full article published on detroit.cbslocal.com. It’s that time of year again for WWJ Newsradio 950’s annual Winter Survival Radiothon for THAW, The Heat and Warmth Fund. Some people might not think twice about turning up their thermostat a few degrees — especially on a cold, snowy day like today. Unfortunately, thousands of families in southeastern…

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February 9, 2018 WWJ hosts THAW Radiothon to help Michigan families in need

Full article published on Fox2Detroit.com. Winter is a cold and frightening time of the year for thousands of Michigan families who are struggling to heat their homes. Right now, WWJ Newsradio 950 is hosting its annual Radiothon for the heat and warmth fund known as THAW. Since 1985, THAW has distributed more than $180 million…

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February 6, 2018 Place Your Bids! Online Auction For THAW Is Now Live

Place your bid, win something cool, and help families in need. The Online Auction for THAW, The Heat And Warmth Fund, is now live! Help raise donations to keep families safe and warm this winter by bidding on items in the Online Auction. Many have generously donated a variety of exciting items, with all proceeds going toward…

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February 3, 2018 THAW talks energy affordability on CW50’s Street Beat

The Heat and Warmth Fund’s CEO, Saunteel Jenkins, sat down with Street Beat’s April Moss to discuss energy affordability and how utility assistance can play a role in homelessness prevention. Also in this episode are The Empowerment Plan’ CEO, Veronika Scott; Covenant House Michigan’s Outreach Manager, Stephanie Taylor; and Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley’s Hone…

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