EPB Hosts Make-A-Wish Televent Thursday

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

As part of the Neighbors Helping Neighbors community-wide fundraising effort to support Make-A-Wish East Tennessee, EPB Fiber Optics will host a one-hour live Televent featuring hosts Veronica “Pooh” Nash of TLC’s She’s in Charge, and Stratton Tingle, executive director of SoundCorps.  

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Televent will be Thursday from 7-8 p.m. 

The public can participate on the EPB of Chattanooga Facebook page, EPB’s YouTube page, EPB Fi TV channels 2 and 302(HD). 

 


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