Three Elected To Broadcasters Foundation Board

The Broadcasters Foundation of America has elected John David, senior adviser to the National Association of Broadcasters; Jinny Laderer, co-founder and CEO of vCreative; and Deborah Roberts, ABC News correspondent for 20/20, Nightline, Good Morning America and ABC World News Tonight with David Muir, to its board of directors. The new directors were voted in last Wednesday, during the foundation’s board of […]

Katz Media Raises $350K For Broadcasters Foundation

The Broadcasters Foundation of America today said Katz Media Group has raised $45,500 for the foundation during its 10th annual companywide membership drive, bringing the total amount raised to more than $350,000 since the drive’s inception. Led by Mark Gray, CEO of Katz Media Group; Christine Travaglini, president of Katz Radio Group; and Leo MacCourtney, president of […]

Nexstar’s Sook Receives 2019 Golden Mike Award

A record crowd at the Broadcasters Foundation’s annual Golden Mike Award dinner feted Perry Sook, the founder of Nexstar Media Group, who praised the expanding mission of the charity and pledged a $100,000 donation to further its work.

Broadcasters Foundation Reschedules NAB Golf Tournament

The Broadcasters Foundation of America has announced a new time for this year’s Philip J. Lombardo Charity Golf Tournament. Attracting an A-List of broadcast industry executives, the charitable event will begin at 8 a.m. for registration and breakfast, followed by a shotgun start at 9 a.m., on Sunday, April 7, at the Bali Hai Golf Club in Las […]

Broadcasters Foundation To Honor Six

The charitable group’s 2019 Leadership Awards will be presented at the Broadcasters Foundation Breakfast on April 10 during the NAB Show in Las Vegas.

NBC’s Craig Melvin To Host Golden Mike Gala

The black-tie event honoring Nexstar Media Group’s Perry A. Sook raises funds for broadcasters in need and takes place March 6 in New York, with entertainment by Grammy-winning duo Sugarland.

BFOA Launches Year-End Giving Campaign

Requests for monthly and emergency grants continue to rise as the group awarded more than $1.3 million in aid in 2018.

Perry Sook To Receive Golden Mike Award

The Nexstar Media Group executive will be honored by the Broadcasters Foundation of America at its annual fundraising gala in New York in March.

Perry Sook To Receive Golden Mike Award

The Nexstar Media Group executive will be honored by the Broadcasters Foundation of America at its annual fundraising gala in New York in March.

Nebraska Broadcasters Donate $5,000 To BFA

The gift is to aid broadcasters impacted by Hurricanes Florence and Michael and is