The FM station appeals its listeners to donate money for the Education of Blind kids
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 11, 2012
Red FM, Indiaâs Largest Radio Network, is Bajaaoing once again and this time it is for a noble cause. As part of the âBajaao for a Causeâ Red FM is supporting the blind kids to fulfill their dream of getting educated, enlightened and stand independent, hence they have joined hands with National Association for the blind (NAB) to provide Braille Kits, with the objective to educate the blind by empowering them. Through the on-air campaign Red FM appeals its listeners to donate money for the Education of Blind kids who need special equipment called Braille kits. These kits are costly and are unaffordable to a lot of kids & their families.
The campaign has begun in December 2012 with a dual aim of making Mumbaikars aware about this noble cause and also motivating them to donate. With this campaign Red FM will invite listeners to send SMS âRed
Commenting on the initiative Nisha Narayanan, Senior VP â Programming & Projects, 93.5 RED FM said, âAt Red FM, we have always believed in giving back to society in some way or the other. A couple of years back under the âBajaoo for a Causeâ CSR, we launched an initiative where we asked Mumbaikars to donate money for facilitating meals for poor children for an entire year and managed to collect Rs 30 lakhs. This year we have joined hands with National Association for the blind (NAB) and are appealing to Â Mumbaikars to donate money for buying Braille kits for blind kids, so that theyÂ can educate themselves.â