Catholic Community Radio (690 AM in New Orleans and 1380 AM and 105.9 FM in Baton Rouge) will host its three-day, on-air fundraiser Sept. 10-12 to raise money for the operation of its radio stations in the Archdiocese of New Orleans and the Diocese of Baton Rouge.
The schedule will include guests from Baton Rouge from 7 to 11 a.m., the 12:15 p.m. Mass from St. Louis Cathedral and guests from New Orleans from 2 to 6 p.m.
This is the major annual fundraiser for Catholic Community Radio. Proceeds will help expand its studios and maintain a strong Catholic radio presence in south Louisiana.
Guests planned for the on-air event include Baton Rouge Bishop Michael Duca, Msgr. Christopher Nalty, Fathers Eddie Martin, Ryan Hallford, Andrew Merrick, Matthew Graham, Michael Alello, Sydney Speaks, Doug Busch, Jacob DuMont, Gary Copping, Andrew Rudmann, Mike O’Connor and Daniel Green, and Dominican Father Tom Condon.
LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri and Sister Dulce Maria also will participate in the radiothon.
Visit ccradio.live to download the free app or to donate. The toll-free call-in number during the three-day broadcast is 1 (855) 341-5199.