It's easy to understand why donations slow down during the late night and early morning hours of 28 Hours of Hope, but if you think about it, that is when we should be thinking about children who are being abused the most. The late night hours are when a lot of these children lay awake thinking…
Shelby has been an important part of 28 Hours of Hope for many years. We appreciate having her join us each year and share her story of dealing with abuse and the help she received from local agencies.
Catherine St. Germain recently made a powerful video about her experience with sexual abuse and why April is a rough month for her and her daughter-- but how, through their experiences, they're learning to grow stronger day by day.
Every year during the 28 Hours of Hope a group of kids from Wellington, and a few parents, get together and collect money around their community and bring it into the K99 studio. This year, they set a record of 35 people in their group who join us in the studio.
Brian and Todd have always had a close relationship with Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson, so it was no surprise when she came to the K99 studios with Gene Haffner to talk about future goals and what the 28 Hours of Hope means to them.
We never know what we're going to get when we talk to Maddie & Tae, and today was no exception. The duo called into the 28 Hours of Hope and had us cracking up as they told us about washing their feet in a bidet and flarpping.