BETHLEHEM, Pa., Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- WHAT: The Dream Come True Telethon is an annual online and on-air auction with a mission of raising funds to help fulfill dreams of seriously, chronically or terminally ill children in the Greater Lehigh Valley area.
The live television program is produced by and aired on RCN-TV and features inspiring entertainment, including interviews from previous Dream Come True recipients and dedicated community members, volunteers and organizations.
Prizes up for bid include Apple Airpods, Apple Watches, Philadelphia Eagles' Brandon Graham autographed helmet, Blue Mountain Ski Resort season passes, New York Rangers tickets and much more.
Well-known RCN-TV Sports Director and broadcaster Gary Laubach, along with on-air personalities Scott Barr and Devon Almonte, host the live event.
WHO: RCN of the Lehigh Valley, which provides high-speed internet, TV and phone services to residents of Bethlehem, Easton, Allentown and surrounding communities in Lehigh Valley and Delaware County; and Dream Come True, a non-profit dedicated to fulfilling the dreams of children who are seriously, chronically or terminally ill in the Greater Lehigh Valley area.
The organizations are teaming up for the 34th time to present the meaningful event, which raised $98,000 last year.
WHEN: Monday, December 9, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Channel 4 / HD 1004 for the Lehigh Valley
Channel 8 / HD 608 for Delaware County
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (http://www.rcn.com and http://www.rcn.com/business) provides industry-leading high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. As a five-time recognized provider, RCN has been acknowledged in multiple residential and business categories in PCMag's Readers' Choice Awards in the years 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking that Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the Top rankings on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index in the markets RCN serves. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia (Delaware County) and Washington, DC.
Dream Come True
Dream Come True is a local nonprofit organization that fulfills dreams for children who are living in the Greater Lehigh Valley area, between the ages of four and 17 and are diagnosed with a serious, chronic or life-threatening illness.
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