Q99 Radiothon raises $173,000 - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Q99 Radiothon raises $173,000

The phones have been ringing off the hook at Q99 for Dick and Dave's annual "Care for kids radiothon".

The event raises money for the Children's Miracle Network - which pays for equipment and important services at two local children's hospitals - Carilion Children's hospital in Roanoke & Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.

The radiothon wrapped up Saturday at 6:00 p.m. Last year the radiothon collected over $146,000. But this year's event topped that - with the community donating a whopping $173,000.

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