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Dancing for a cause

November 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Kay Williams-Prunty’s Dance Academy dancers entertain during Wednesday night’s United Way telethon and silent auction at the Worthington High School. Continue Reading

Jingle Bells to air on Selective TV

October 30, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Jingle Bells telethon will be on the air again this year on a new channel through Selective TV.
The 64th annual fundraiser will take place Saturday, December 8 from 5 to 10 p.m. at the Lake Geneva Christian Center. Continue Reading

Jingle Bells will still jingle this year

July 17, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

The show will go on even though the TV station that was broadcasting it has ceased operations.
The annual Jingle Bells telethon, hosted by the Alexandria Jaycees, is a tradition that has positively impacted families in the Alexandria area for more than 60 years. Continue Reading

Pledges pour in during United Way Telethon

November 8, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Pampered Chef vendor Stacey Christoffers is interviewed on-air by Matt Widboom during Tuesday night’s United Way Telethon at the high school gym in Worthington. Continue Reading

United Way telethon, community event slated for Tuesday

November 6, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The United Way of Nobles County hopes to raise more than $6,000 Tuesday night during the organization’s annual telethon and community celebration. Continue Reading

Jingle jangle: Jingle Bells donations end up near $110,000

December 14, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Whether it was $10 or $1,000, the donations rolled in Saturday night during the 61st annual Jaycees Jingle Bells telethon. Continue Reading

The talent is chosen

November 18, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

The date, time and location have been set. The food has been ordered. Alumni invitations have been sent. Continue Reading

United Way for a good cause

November 9, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Silent auction bidders had a wide variety of gifts and services available during the United Way Telethon fundraiser Tuesday night at the Worthington High School. Continue Reading

United Way telethon to air Tuesday

November 4, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Get a quiet deal or make some noise at the telethon
WORTHINGTON Making plans to head to the Great Plains Zoo this summer? Want to throw a backyard barbecue for 50 of your closest friends? Tuesday is the ideal time to get a good deal and give to good cause at the same time during the Nobles County United Way (NCUW) live telethon and silent auction. Continue Reading