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KMFM’s All Day Auction raises over £12,000 For Action for Children
13 December 2011
The KM FM network dedicated a whole day to fundraising for the
charity Action for Children on Friday, December 2, 2011 and raised
Listeners across Kent were encouraged to take part in a live
on-air auction between 6am and 6pm.
High value items donated to the cause included an
incredible complete wedding package that included a dress courtesy
of Christina K Bridalwear, wedding rings courtesy of Kilburn
Jewellers, and wedding and reception venue courtesy of St
The team also gave listeners the chance to have kmfm
broadcasting a show live from their living room, workplace or
school. The broadcast is set to set for Spring 2012 at Roots
Kitchens Bedrooms Bathrooms in Faversham.
Other items included a Peugeot V-Clic 50cc Scooter, an overnight
stay for two in a deluxe suite in Eastwell Manor and a signed copy
of Peter Andre's latest album & book.
Action for Children works with over 50,000 of the UK's most
vulnerable children and young people in nearly 480 projects across
Katie Frisby, Area Fundraiser for the South East said: "We are
absolutely thrilled with the result and it will make a massive
difference to our work and the lives of many vulnerable children
and young people.
"Also the amount of local awareness you have helped us
generate is truly invaluable. It was fantastic to spend the
day on Friday at kmfm and see how enthusiastic everyone was about
the auction and Action for Children, we couldn't have asked for a
more supportive company to work with."