St Jude Radiothon Raises $21,000+

Radiothon Raises More Than $21,000 for St. Jude!

Roanoke, VA, March 3, 2014 – As you know, Blue Eagle® Credit Union and New Country YYD 107.9 sponsored a radiothon fundraiser for St. Jude on February 27 & 28, 2014. Blue Eagle® Credit Union would like to thank you for helping us to raise more than $21,000 for St. Jude! We are honored to have been a part of this event.

If you missed the opportunity to donate, you can visit the St. Jude donation page at any time.

St. Jude’s daily operating cost is $1.9 million and the families they serve never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing, or food. The majority of their funding comes from individual contributors.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering research and treatment of children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Ranked one of the best pediatric cancer hospitals in the country, St. Jude is the first and only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children.

You can learn more about St. Jude’s hospital and research at


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Serving the greater Roanoke and Lynchburg areas, Blue Eagle® Credit Union is a community chartered credit union with roots dating back to 1948.  With a Vision of Enriching Lives and a Mission of Delivering Solutions, Blue Eagle® Credit Union is committed to building relationships with members that last a lifetime and generations beyond.  Blue Eagle® Credit Union is a member owned, full service, financial cooperative with more than $125 million in assets, as well as three office locations in Roanoke, VA; one office location in Lynchburg, VA; five ATMs of their own (four being full-service); a network of surcharge-free ATMs nationwide; and a variety of electronic delivery channels for member service.