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RCN Lehigh Valley to Host 36th Annual Dream Come True Telethon & Auction | New


BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania., 22 November 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – For the 36th year, MRC Lehigh Valley team up with Dream come true of Lehigh Valley, a non-profit organization dedicated to making the dreams of children with severe, chronically and terminally ill children come true Great Lehigh Valley for its annual Dream Come True telethon and online auction. Bid in the online auction To BiddingOwl.com/DreamComeTrue is open now. The telethon is broadcast on Monday 6 December of 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on RCN-TV channel 4 / HD 1004 in the Lehigh Valley and channel 8 / HD 608 in Delaware County. Financial donations are accepted during fundraising by phone at 610-865-3475 and on Dream Come True’s website. Despite the challenges presented by the pandemic last year, the 35th annual event raised more than $ 109,000.

“We are proud to have been able to organize a successful event last year despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, and this year is no different,” said Rayann Vasko, Managing Director of Dream Come True from Lehigh Valley. “Our partnership with RCN Lehigh Valley and the support of donors large and small across the region are essential to making the dreams of critically ill children in our community come true. “

The online auction hosted via BiddingOwl open today and run through 8:45 p.m. to December 6. Items donated by RCN network partners and local supporters on offer include Apple AirPods and AirPods Pro, Apple TV 4K, Nike DriFit 1/2 zippers for men and women from the Tokyo Olympics, a Kodak Luma 2350 portable smart video projector, Sonos One, Patagonia 55L Black Hole travel bags, two family packs of Lehigh Valley Phantoms tickets and even more.

The Dream Come True Telethon has received crucial support from the Lehigh Valley community for many years, with the commitment of long-time donors such as Mopar Madness, Monkey Knife Fight Bicycle Ride and the Lehigh Valley area of ​​the Antique Automobile Club of America, helping to fund the dreams of eligible children.

The family of a young girl whose dream was made possible thanks to the funds raised during this event shared: “We are very happy that our daughter was able to live the experience. Hawaii and very grateful to the Dream Come True organization for making sure we can include everyone so that they have the best trip possible. You don’t know how much this means to us and how much we will always cherish this trip. “

The live television program is produced by RCN TV, the audiovisual production arm of RCN. The evening is filled with inspiring entertainment including a performance by country music group October Rose, interviews with former Dream Come True recipients and dedicated community members, and more. In the wake of the sporting director and broadcaster of RCN TV Gary Laubach’s recent retirement, Chris Michael, the director of Sports & Media Services of RCN-TV will be the new master of ceremonies alongside the on-air personality Scott Barr.

“Our partnership with Dream Come True to ensure that the wishes of children with serious illness are fulfilled is one of our long-standing commitments in the region, and we are committed to making it happen for years to come,” said Sanford Ames, Jr., Managing Director of RCN Pennsylvania. “We are grateful to all of the organizations and individual contributors whose support for the 36th component of this event has a significant, memorable and positive impact on local families in our community.”

RCN is an award winning provider, offering high speed internet access with Gigabit speeds up to 940 Mbps, game solution, streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video via the TiVo® Experience, and more at Bethlehem, Easton, Allentown and surrounding communities in the Lehigh Valley and Delaware County.

To learn more about RCN and its services, please visit http://www.rcn.com. To access the online auction today, please visit BiddingOwl.com/DreamComeTrue.

About RCN

RCN Telecom Services, LLC (http://www.rcn.com and http://www.rcn.com/business) provides industry-leading high-speed Internet, digital TV and telephony services for residential, small / medium-sized business and business customers. As an eight-time recognized supplier, RCN has been recognized in several residential and commercial categories at PCMag’s Readers’ Choice Awards. in the years 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 2020 and 2021. RCN has also been recognized by US News & World Report as the Best Profitable ISP in its Best Cable Internet Provider in 2020 and 2021 rankings. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, which has earned it the highest ranking offered by Google. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect Partner, ranking in the top rankings on the Netflix United States ISP Speed ​​Rating in the markets served by RCN. RCN’s affordable advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% US-based customer service. RCN’s main service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PENNSYLVANIA), New York City, Philadelphia cream (Delaware County) and Washington DC.

About the dream come true

Dream Come True is a local non-profit organization that makes the dreams of children living in the Great Lehigh Valley region, aged four to 17 years and are diagnosed with serious, chronic and life-threatening illness.

Media contact

Zoe Cushman, Matter Communications, 617.874.5201, [email protected]



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