WAJI creates Majic for Riley Hospital

INDIANAPOLIS (August 22, 2013) –Majic in the Morning with Dirk and Angie broadcast live from Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health in Indianapolis from 6 a.m.-6 p.m. today to raise funds for the state’s only nationally ranked and comprehensive children’s hospital. Today’s 12th annual Majic Riley Radiothon raised

Since the inception of the event in 2001, total contributions are $1,336,421.

“Many people in our community know Riley is a local hospital – it is just a two hour drive. Each year more than 4,000 patient visits take place at Riley involving children from Allen and surrounding counties,” said Dirk. “We can’t thank our listeners enough for their support.”

“Our listeners understand the vital role Riley Hospital for Children plays for families across Indiana. Riley is one of the top children’s hospitals in the nation for both care and research,” said Angie. “We are honored to team with our listeners to make such a positive impact.”

Contributions from the Majic Riley Radiothon ensure Riley physicians, researchers and surgeons continue to provide the best possible care with state-of-the-art technology for seriously ill and injured children. Riley Hospital requires significant and broad-based financial support to sustain and expand groundbreaking, life-saving treatment and research, facilities and accessibility.

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