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A Veteran's Voice - Honor Flight Kern County fundraiser

Posted at 1:24 PM, Oct 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 16:24:45-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. —Honor Flight Kern County has been grounded by the pandemic. The popular non-profit isn't shuttling veterans back and forth to Washington, DC, but they're still 'soaring' through local donations. Radio talk show host Ralph Bailey has raised more than $100,000 in three years, or more precisely, in nine hours. He's hosted a fund raising drive during his 3-hour show since 2018 and his listeners and friends have responded in a big way. Bailey dropped in on the 11am show LIVE to talk about the support local veterans get in Kern County, even during the coronavirus pandemic.