The Salvation Army and WJR are hosting the Annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon today

TROY, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Salvation Army and News/Talk 760 WJR are hosting their 27th annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon today until 10 p.m. at Oakland Mall in Troy.

WJR's on-air personalities Paul W. Smith, Frank Beckmann, Steve Courtney and Ken Rogulski will lead the charge against hunger and homelessness.

Also, Bed & Bread Club Chairman and retired Detroit radio Hall of Famer Dick Purtan, will join the WJR team hosting a four hour segment between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Throughout the day, 7 Action News personalities Stephen Clark, Carolyn Clifford, Vic Faust, Tom Leyden, Joanne Purtan and Alicia Smith will make appearances.

The annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon is the primary source of support for The Salvation Army's Bed & Bread program.  All of the funds raised go directly to help feed and shelter metro Detroiters in need.

The $120 donation will help feed an entire person for a year. To donate, call (248) 528-0760 or visit www.salmich.org.

You can also watch the program here: http://centralusa.salvationarmy.org/emi/BedandBreadClubRadiothon

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