Thanks to your generosity, WHO NEEDS SLEEP: 36 HOURS TO FIGHT CANCER raised $13,000 for Cancer Support Community North Texas and Cook Children’s Medical Center of Fort Worth.

You can still donate to these wonderful charities at the “Pledges & Tickets” area. As before, 100 percent of your pledges go to the organizations.

WHO NEEDS SLEEP will return for another 36-hour telethon on Labor Day Weekend 2018.

Cancer Support Community North Texas consists of three locations in the Dallas / Fort Worth area, whose sole purpose is to be a lifeline for people affected by cancer – either themselves, or their families. All of their programs are administered by licensed health professionals, and specialize in vital outreach.

Cook Children’s Medical Center assembles top medical minds, advanced technologies and treatments and leading-edge clinical research, all designed to meet the health care needs of children. They also offer a variety of services and amenities to make the family’s stay more comfortable both long- and short-term.

Vokal specializes in streaming the best in music, podcasts and video. A total entertainment digital platform, Vokal features round-the-clock programming from classic rock legend The Zoo, alternative rock from punk and retro to current day on Fuzz Box, as well as Texas Homegrown Country, and Today’s Comedy. Additionally, podcasts hosted by legendary broadcasters like Mark Friedman, Ralph Strangis, Roger Emrich can be heard through the platform on-demand or by subscription.