In 1975, an announcer working at radio station, WZYQ, received a very distressing phone call from one of his listeners. There was a family in the
“Christmas Cash for Kids” was born.
Since then, “Christmas Cash for Kids” has become a holiday tradition in
Last year, WFMD raised over $172,244 due to the generosity of caring people in Mid-Maryland. Again this year, WFMD is working with the Salvation Army, a local Frederick bank and many other businesses and organizations to raise money to provide
None of the money received is used for any overhead expenses. It’s taken to the bank and can only be used after two authorizations. The funds are spent in
Here’s what you can do as a business. If you’re a retail business, put out a collection can. Put up a poster in your storefront window. Pass the hat in your company or come up with unique ways of collecting money, i.e. dress down days, funny hat or whatever you can come up with. Call the WFMD office at 301.663.4181 for a poster or information for your business to show you are working to raise money for “Christmas Cash for Kids”.
This year Christmas Cash for Kids is being held November 26th - November 30th, 2012. Please mark your calendar to help us make this year even better than last. Remember… give until it hurts, then give some more.