Clear Channel Communitiesâ„¢, the community engagement brand of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Philadelphia announced today that it will receive the Variety International 2012 Corporate Award. Variety the Children’s Charity is dedicated to promoting and protecting the health and well-being of special needs children around the world through resources for families, education, afterschool activities and camps.
Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Philadelphia will be honored with Variety’s International 2012 Corporate Award for increasing awareness of the charity through an integrated public service campaign consisting of on-air public service announcements [PSAs], social media posts, on-air interviews and on-site appearances at Variety events throughout Philadelphia. The award will be presented at the Variety International World Conference in Dublin, Ireland on May 3-6, 2012.
“Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Philadelphia‘s contributions have made a dramatic difference in the awareness we have received over this past year,” said Fran Naselli, Chairman of the Board of Variety Philadelphia. “Clear Channel has presented Tent 13 (The Philadelphia Chapter) to the public in many new and exciting ways, bringing Variety’s mission to more people than ever across the Delaware Valley.”
“Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Philadelphia is so proud to receive this award,” said Loraine Ballard Morrill, Director of News and Community Affairs, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Philadelphia. “Variety does an extraordinary job providing activities and support for children with special needs and we are happy to use our platform to support Variety’s message throughout the local community.”