Homelessness radio broadcast on the air Oct. 21

Staff Writer
Chillicothe Times-Bulletin

The 14th annual Homelessness Marathon Radio Broadcast will be heard locally on 90.7FM WAZU Peoria, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21, carried uninterrupted, in its entirety.

www.homelessnessmarathon.org

Broadcast Schedule:

9-10 a.m. -  Dropping the “F” Bombs:  “Food” and Foreclosure”

                                                Originating from WEFT, Champaign, IL

10-11 a.m. - The Changing Face of Homelessness

                                                Originating from WMPG, Portland, ME

11 a.m.-noon -Shelters, Stipulations and Freezing to Death

                                                Originating from WFHB, Bloomington, Indiana

Noon–1 p.m. -   Poverty and Public Health

                                                Originating from KUNM, Albuquerque, NM

1–2 p.m. -      When You Are Forced To Leave Home

                                                Originating from WGDR, Plainfield, Vermont

2–3 p.m. -      The Myth of the Cardboard Box.

                                                Originating from WSCA, Portsmouth, NH

3–4 p.m. -      Homeless Families in a Homeless Camp Aren’t Exactly Camping

                                                Originating from KBOO, Portland, OR

4–5 p.m.        Vice-Presidential Forum

                                                Originating from Homelessness Marathon studio

*Major vice-presidential candidates have been invited to come on the air, separately, to outline how they will act to end poverty and homelessness and to answer questions from homeless people on the line.