2011 Telethon

posted on July 1, 2011 - 11:35am
The 46th annual MDA Labor Day Telethon is getting ready to squeeze 21½ hours of entertainment, awareness-building and fundraising into six prime-time hours on Sunday night, Sept. 4. The shorter show, which is expected to draw more viewers in its prime-time slot, will be fast-paced and jam-packed with top-notch entertainment. In addition to the shorter national broadcast, each hour of the local...
posted on July 1, 2011 - 10:41am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 3
As you may already know, for 45 years our annual Labor Day Telethon was a 21½-hour fundraising spectacular. It’s now time to launch an all-new Telethon era. This year, the Telethon will be a six-hour show seen in prime time nationwide on Sunday, Sept. 4, broadcast live from 6 p.m. to midnight in the Eastern time zone and from 6 p.m. to midnight via tape delay in all other time zones. Never before...
posted on January 1, 2011 - 1:31pm
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 1
Featured in this article: MDA Telethon's new six-hour format * New MDA research VP comes on board * Abbey and Luke back for another year * Clinic Advisory Committee looks at efficiency * Former MDA National Goodwill Ambassador makes her mark in choreography