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Corey Rose Wishes & Heroes benefit concert returns June 22, 2024 [Video]

Proceeds from the 14th annual concert will benefit Make-A-Wish Colorado and the Colorado Professional Firefighters Foundation.

LITTLETON, Colo — The Wishes and Heroes Benefit Concert will return for a 14th year this summer.

The public is invited to come to the brewery to enjoy music, food, drinks, dancing and three live bands: The Guardians Band, 9’s A Pair and Chris Dismuke.

9NEWS Mornings anchor Corey Rose started the concert fundraiser in 2011 to honor the memory of her father, Gary, who passed away from work-related leukemia. Gary was a PJ in the Air Force and a Los Angeles City firefighter in for 32 years.

Over the years, Wishes and Heroes has granted dozens of wishes and has helped many firefighters and their family members when tragedy strikes. To date, Wishes and Heroes has raised more than $250,000, with half going to Make a Wish Coloradoto grant wishes for kids fighting leukemia or lymphoma, …

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News Channel 11 packs 500+ food boxes for Good Samaritan Ministries on Founders Day [Video]

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) Members of the News Channel 11 team packed about 550 boxes of food for Good Samaritan Ministries as part of the teams Founders Day celebration. Every year, Nexstar Media Group stations across the country participate in Founders Day, a day when the teams give back to their communities through service. []