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Donate To Holiday Drive Thursday And Friday

The 19th annual 93.7 102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive gets underway tomorrow.  As in years past, volunteers will be outside the Centennial Mall in Craig to take donations of non-perishable food, Continue reading

Have Santa Send Your Kid A Card For Christmas

santaYou can increase your child’s intrigue with Christmas this holiday season by having Santa respond to their Christmas wish list. All you have to do is send your kid’s letter along with a response letter from Santa to the post office in Anchorage Alaska by December 15th. The letter should be mailed in an envelope with Continue reading

Donations To The Holiday Drive Continue

santaAlthough our 17th Annual Holiday Drive officially ended almost 2 weeks ago, cash, food and gift donations continue to roll in. Yesterday, during a visit from Santa, the students at Ridgeview Elementary School in Craig donated 900 pounds of food. In addition, $150 in cash and dozens of senior citizen gifts have also been received. With those Continue reading

Generous Donations To Help Hundreds In NW Colorado

santa hot chocolate 2013After 24 hours over two days the 93-7 102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive was acknowledged as a huge success. That, despite a struggling economy and worries over actions by the Obama Administration that have adversely affected the outlook of most residents of Northwest Colorado. During the Holiday Drive, businesses, civic groups, children and the extraordinary residents of the area gave $23,381 in cash Continue reading

KRAI And 55 Country Holiday Drive

The 17th annual 93.7 102.3 and 55 Country KRAI Holiday Drive will be held on Thursday and Friday December 3rd and 4th in front of the Centennial Mall in Craig. KRAI and 55 Country staff will broadcast live from 6am to 6pm both days.

Listeners are asked to make the event a success by donating cash, new unwrapped toys and non-perishable food. 100% of all money and items collected are passed on to four local organizations; the Interfaith Food Bank, Advocates Crisis Support Services (a crisis counseling and safe house organization), Christmas For Kids (a local organization that provides toys to underprivileged children) and Christmas For Seniors (a local organization that provides gift to hundreds of senior citizens in Moffat County).

What Is Needed?
Donate any or all of the following during the Holiday Drive:
– New UNWRAPPED toys
dolls – stuffed animals-bikes-trikes-games-balls-electronics-blocks-art supplies-etc.

– Non-perishable food
green beans-corn-peas-rice-instant mashed potatoes-pasta-soup-salsa-pasta sauce-gravy mix-canned goods of all types-peanut butter-jelly-etc.

– Gifts for senior citizens
games-blankets-books-books on CD-gift cards-dog food-etc.

– Cash
Make checks out to either “Holiday Drive” or “Moffat County United Way”.

NOTE: 100% of your cash donation will be passed directly to the organization(s) of your choosing. Make a notation on the check how you would like to divide up or designate your cash donation. If no designation is noted your cash donation will be divided equally between the four organizations: The Interfaith Food Bank, Advocates Crisis Support Services (a crisis counseling and safe house organization), Christmas For Kids (a local organization that provides toys to underprivileged children) and Christmas For Seniors (a local organization that provides gift to hundreds of senior citizens in Moffat County).

How Can You, Your Business, Club or Organization Help?
– Work with others to collect, purchase and ask for donations of the above items
– Promote the Holiday Drive in your place of business or church
– Tell others about the Holiday Drive
– Volunteer to help out during the Holiday Drive. Call 824-6574
– Stop by during the Holiday Drive to drop off your donations

Holiday Drive Begins Thursday

santaThe 17th annual 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive is Thursday and Friday. Radio station staff and volunteers will be collecting donations of non-perishable food, new and unwrapped toys, gifts for seniors and cash. Once again this year, the drive will benefit the Interfaith Food Bank of Craig, Advocates Crisis Support Services, Christmas for Kids, and Christmas for Seniors. 100% of your donation Continue reading

Parade of Lights, Float Glow on Tap for Craig Tonight

parade of lights in craig 229The fresh snow is setting the scene for tonight’s Parade of Lights and Float Glow in Craig.  The annual event will again start at Craig Middle School this year.  The parade runs down Yampa Avenue, turns west on Victory Way, and travels all the way Continue reading

Parade of Lights and Float Glow are Tomorrow in Craig

parade of lights in craig 229Craig’s Parade of Lights is tomorrow night. Once again this year 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country will provide the soundtrack for the parade, and the following Float Glow. The parade starts at Craig Middle School, travels down Yampa Continue reading

Entry Forms Still Available for Parade of Lights

Parade of LightsThere is still time to get your entry in for the Parade of Lights in Craig. This year’s parade and float glow will be Saturday, November 28th at 6. KRAI will once again provide the soundtrack to Continue reading

Roving Christmas Tree to Roll Through Hayden Tonight

treeThe Roving Christmas Tree will make its way through Hayden tonight, stopping at houses for visits from Santa. The Roving Christmas Tree is an annual tradition in Hayden. The first stop on tonight’s trek will be at the Haven at 5. From there the tree will travel to Golden Meadows and Hospital Hill. After that, the tree will peruse the neighborhoods. Those that would like a visit from Continue reading