Archive for Sunday, September 4, 2005

Sunflower Broadband to raise relief funds

September 4, 2005


conjunction with the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army, is raising funds for relief for Hurricane Katrina victims.

6News will host the special "Hurricane Katrina: We Care" from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 11, during which viewers can make pledges to the relief agencies.

"Disasters of this magnitude happen once every 100 years. The least we can do as a communications company is to serve as a conduit for those who want to help," said Patrick Knorr, Sunflower Broadband general manager. "We can make a difference."

The special will be followed by 6News at 10 p.m. next Sunday. Phone lines will be open from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. that evening.

All proceeds will go toward the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army.

Businesses interested in helping raise money through "Hurricane Katrina: We Care" should contact Karin Dougherty, Sunflower Broadband business services manager, at 312-6977.


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