Local Media Personalities Raise More Than $500 For Charity

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Six local media personalities got on stage at The Comedy Catch to try their hand at stand-up comedy to raise money for charity. Each performer selected a charity ahead of time. The audience voted for their favorite performer, who had the majority of the ticket proceeds donated to their selected charity.

The results are below:

Winner: Chloé Morrison, NOOGA Today for Girls Inc. $250 donation

The following organizations received a $50 donation on behalf of their performer:
Brian Smith, News Channel 9 for Humane Education Society
Jason Kirk The Argonaut, Nooga Radio for Shriners Hospital
Connie Hall-Scott, WDNN Dalton for United Way of Northwest Georgia
Sean Phipps, NOOGA Today for Conerstone Inc.
E Foster, 94.3fm for Crohns & Colitis Foundation


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