3TV Community Letter - August 2013Posted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- 3TV is dedicated to being an influential part of Arizona's Family.
Our community outreach expands past our airwaves and into the lives of our viewers: at their schools, supporting their causes and contributing our support to each and every member of Arizona's Family.
As a station, we invest our time in causes that are close to our heart, and sponsor events and organizations that make an impact in the state.
The motto of "Arizona’s Family" is demonstrated by our talent and their participation in various events, supporting hundreds of organizations that make Arizona a better place.
Together we can make a positive difference and support every member of "Arizona's Family."
On Air Talent Activities
- Aug. 7: April Warnecke took center-stage at Arizona Science Center’s Wacky Weather Wednesday event, with a presentation on predicting Arizona’s weather in their IMAX Theater and chatted it up with kids of all ages throughout the morning.
- Aug. 22: 3TV anchor Carey Pena served as the emcee at this year’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kick-off Breakfast. Hundreds of supporters & survivors from around the Valley attended the breakfast to show their support for this year’s walk, which takes place on Oct. 26th at Tempe Beach Park
- Aug. 30: Tyler Baldwin took home the gold in an incredible ice cream eating contest hosted by The Phoenician. Tyler joined media personalities from a variety of news stations to raise money for the Yarnell Fire Memorial Scholarship Endowment.
Aug. 1-23: Did you know that everyday an average of 121 animals find their way to the doors of the Arizona Humane Society? Some sick, some hungry, some in desperate need for care and the Arizona Humane Society takes them all in. That’s way 3TV has partnered to support Project 121, in an effort to raise funds that will directly save the lives of the over 44,000 animals that are helped every year.
Aug. 24: The 15th Annual Pet Telethon aired live on 3TV & CW6 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. An amazing two hours filled with heart-felt stories of why community support for the Arizona Humane Society is so critical. With the help of our amazing viewers we were able to raise a total of $510,000! That saves 1,619 animals!
Tour dates are booked through the end of 2013. If you would like request a date starting in January 2014, or if you have an event and would like a member of the 3TV News Team to emcee the event, please follow the below links and submit your requests.