Alex Scott Phone Bank in Philadelphia Sets $3 Million Record

Topic: Health Awareness Campaigns
Posted on 7/17/2015

> CBS Televisionís KYW-TV and CW affiliate WPSG-TV Philadelphiaís ninth annual "Alex Scott Phone Bank" on June 11 raised a record of almost $3 million for Alexís Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)ís pediatric cancer research. ALSF emerged from four-year-old cancer patient Alex Scottís lemonade stand. She died in 2004. The telethon featured KYW Meteorologist Kathy Orrís lemonade stand in Ocean City, N.J., and segments with Alexís parents, local celebrities, the Phillie Phanatic and personalities from CBS Radioís KYW-AM, WOGL-FM, WIP-FM, WXTU-FM and WRDW-FM. CBS Philly has raised $12 million for ALSF to date.

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