The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit will celebrate its 30th Annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon Presented by Ford Motor Company Fund from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24. The fundraiser will broadcast live on News/Talk 760 WJR from Emagine Theatres in Royal Oak. WJR hosts Paul W. Smith, Frank Beckmann, Guy Gordon and Mitch Albom will speak with local and national celebrities, and will be joined by special guest host Jim Vella, president, Ford Fund, beginning at 2 p.m.
Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company, has provided five vehicles over five years to The Salvation Army Eastern Michigan Division. Ford Fund is increasing its support for the Bed & Bread Club Radiothon this year to assist The Salvation Army’s expanded efforts to serve those in need across the region. You can view the full news release here.
About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company is a global automotive and mobility company based in Dearborn, Michigan. With about 201,000 employees and 62 plants worldwide, the company’s core business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing, financing and servicing a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles, as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. At the same time, Ford is aggressively pursuing emerging opportunities through Ford Smart Mobility, the company’s plan to be a leader in connectivity, mobility, autonomous vehicles, the customer experience, and data and analytics. For more information regarding Ford, its products worldwide or Ford Motor Credit Company, visit www.corporate.ford.com.