42nd Annual WIBX Slocum Dickson Heart Radiothon – 2013
42 years ago, former WIBX employee Ralph Allinger passed away from a heart attack. WIBX held a radiothon in his honor and a man from Barneveld decided to run from his home to the radio station to make his donation. It was from that act of generosity that the Heart Run and Walk was born. Such acts of generosity over the past 41 years have raised millions of dollars for research to find a cure for both heart disease and stroke.
Date & Time:
Friday, March 1, 2013 7am – 7pm
Saturday, March 2, 2013 5am – 1pm
Howard T. Clark Athletic Center at Utica College
Every dollar pledged helps save lives. Do your part and become a heart helper! This year WIBX, Slocum Dickson Medical Group, and The American Heart Association have teamed up to offer you some great incentives to say thank you for your support!
Do your part and become a Heart Helper!
For every $10 pledged, you will receive an entry into a drawing for a basketball autographed by SU head basketball coach, Jim Boheim.
Heart Hoop Earrings
For every $42 pledged, you’ll receive an entry into a drawing for heart-shaped hoop earrings from Freeman and Foote Jewelers in Downtown Utica.
Adirondack Old Forge Getaway
For every $42 pledged, you’ll receive an entry into a drawing for a getaway to Old Forge including
Stay at the Water’s Edge Inn
Play at Enchanted Forest/Water Safari
Or call in live during the radiothon and make your pledge! Call 315-624-WIBX (9429) or 1-866-716-WIBX (9429)
*Phone lines will not be open until Friday, March 1st at 7am.