CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - FOX 46 Charlotte is working with WPEG Power 98 to get results for homeless women and children Thursday.
The 28-hour radiothon aims to raise money and awareness in the community for the Salvation Army's summer overflow shelter for women and children.
The event kicked off at 6 a.m. ET Thursday, July 13 at the Salvation Army Center of Hope. The crew was live with FOX 46 Charlotte Thursday and said they plan to sleep outside on the grounds to raise $15,000 for the shelter.
Activities include a beauty bar for the residents and a cheerleading clinic sponsored by Charlotte Ultimate Cheer for the Kids.