KERO 23ABC was recognized Sunday as TV Station of the Year by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the annual Volunteer Appreciation Awards in Memphis, Tennessee.
More than a dozen volunteers, donors, corporate partners and organizations that generously support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital were honored on July 27 by the ALSAC/St. Jude Boards of Directors and Governors.
Accepting the award for 23ABC at this year’s awards dinner were Todd Karli, News DIrector, Jackie Parks, News Anchor and Steve Taylor, Creative Services Director.
The Volunteer Appreciation Awards are given every year by the board to recognize outstanding dedication and commitment to the lifesaving mission of St. Jude.
23 ABC has helped raise over $12 million in 12 years of the Dream Home program in Bakersfield.
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