MDA Telethon being televised for six hours Sunday

Published: Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 4:43 p.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 4:43 p.m.

The MDA Labor Day Telethon will be broadcast for the first time only in prime-time hours, for six hours on Sunday.

The program, which is seen annually by more than 40 million viewers nationwide, airs on WCJB TV 20 Sunday from 6 p.m. to midnight.

The change provides a more concentrated window in which to deliver MDA’s messages of help and hope.

For more local information, contact Allyson Swanson at or (904) 296-6799.

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