Jackson Radio Stations Honored
Spirit of Michigan Award
Jackson Radio Works (WKHM AM/FM, WIBM), is one of three Michigan Companies honored by the Michigan Association of United Ways with the third annual Spirit of Michigan award. Owned by Bruce and Sue Goldsen, Jackson Radio Works has been recognized along with Ford Motor Company and Asahi Kasei Plastics North America for their leadership in mobilizing their communities to help local residents in need. Previous year’s honorees have included another Jackson County leader, Consumers Energy Company.
“Over the past several years, with Bruce and Sue's leadership and the help of Jackson Radio Works listeners, advertiser and staff, United Way of Jackson County has raised over $26 million dollars to help kids succeed in school, families become financially stable, and all the community to achieve and maintain good health,” said Ken Toll, President and CEO, United Way of Jackson County.
“Bruce and Sue Goldsen truly represent the spirit of "Living United" in every aspect of their lives. Their tremendous impact on a local level and beyond is a testament to their individual service,” said Amy Palmer, Executive Director, Lenawee United Way.
With the assistance of their employees, clients and listeners, Jackson Radio Works is spreading the impact of "LIVE UNITED" throughout the community in many ways - sponsoring events and donating funds, air time and other critical resources to nonprofit organizations and charities in South Central Michigan. READ MORE...
Special thanks to everyone who came out for the 2012 Women's Leadership Council's Power of the Purse event! Click here to see pictures from the event!