Recording artist Rob Thomas performs at last year's benefit for Blythedale
- Dec. 15, 2015
-- On December 18, 2015, Scott Shannon and the on-air morning show team from WCBS FM 101.1 will broadcast live from Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Valhalla, New York.
This year patients, family members, staff and supporters will enjoy performances by Harry Connick, Jr., Matchbox Twenty lead singer Rob Thomas (who returns for his 16th consecutive appearance), Mark Rivera and Holiday Express.
Scott Shannon has been a longtime supporter of Blythedale’s mission and has helped raise more than $4 million through his radio benefits over the last 23 years. This year’s broadcast, which includes a live auction will support the Hospital’s Child Life Program.
The station is running a "Rock 'n Roll" charity auction to benefit Blythedale. Items currently up for bid, including signed memorabilia and VIP experiences, can be viewed at https://www.charitybuzz.com/
For more information, please contact Connie Cornell, Director of Strategic Communications for Blythedale Children's Hospital, at (914) 831-2570 or firstname.lastname@example.org