Cumulus Dallas Radio Stations Raise a Total of $1,282,996 for DFW Charities in 2019

DALLAS, TX, January 6, 2020— CUMULUS MEDIA announces that its Dallas radio station group raised a total of $1,282,996 for Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex charities during the 2019 calendar year. CUMULUS MEDIA operates seven popular radio stations serving the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, including: 99.5 The Wolf/KPLX-FM; WBAP-AM NewsTalk 820; Sportsradio 1310 AM/96.7 FM The Ticket; Hot 93.3/KLIF-FM; New Country 96.3/KSCS-FM; KLIF 570 AM; and ESPN Dallas 103.3/KESN-FM.

Among the many local non-profit organizations that received funds generated by successful Cumulus Dallas radio station promotions, radiothons, events and fund drives are:

  • Tarrant Area Food Bank
  • Community Partners of Dallas
  • Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital
  • Cook Children’s Medical Center/Children’s Miracle Network
  • The Senior Source
  • Support Our Soldiers
  • AT LAST!
  • MADD North Texas
  • Denton State Supported Living Center
  • Special Olympics Texas/Greater Dallas
  • Austin Street Center
  • Charles Nash Elementary School of Fort Worth
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Learning Center of Dallas

Dan Bennett, Regional Vice President, CUMULUS MEDIA-Dallas/Houston, said: “The job of any station group is to serve the community.  In 2019 our Cumulus Dallas employees all worked with our listeners and various charities to be sure we gave back to the tune of almost $1.3 million. We are very proud of our generous listeners who made it happen.” 

About CUMULUS MEDIA

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.

Contact: Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for CUMULUS MEDIA, 512.633.4084, lisa@dollcomm.com.

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