CBS 58, Hunger Task Force and Match Day
More than $250,000 raised for local families
WEST ALLIS- On March 14th of this year CBS 58 broadcast live in all of its newscasts from Hunger Task Force's warehouse, urging viewers to call in and donated.
It was part of a citywide effort for local charities where the Greater Milwaukee Foundation agreed to match those donations,
Over a 24 hour period near $269,000 was donated to Hunger Task Force.
That's even before the matching donation was made.
More than $ 2 million was raised across the board for 21 different local charities.