Gray Television Stations Partner With The Salvation Army To
ATLANTA, September 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Gray Television, Inc. (“Gray”) (NYSE: GTN) today announced that its portfolio of leading local news television stations in 103 markets in the States -Unis will partner with The Salvation Army to help raise funds after Hurricane Ida.
Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana on August 29 as a Category 4 storm with winds over 150 mph, making it one of the strongest hurricanes to hit the region.
We have all seen the devastation left behind. The people who live there, their families and businesses have a long way to go to recover. Now it’s time for the Gray Television family to help out with âLift Up Louisianaâ.
âOur local broadcast stations and The Salvation Army are joining together to support our friends in Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida,â said Hilton H. Howell, President and CEO of Gray. âThe Salvation Army is known for its exemplary work and dedication to providing disaster relief efforts to meet the specific and immediate needs of survivors and rescuers. We are honored to be working alongside them to help support the community during this difficult time. To help launch the âLift Up Louisianaâ campaign, Gray Television is also donating $ 50,000. “
When you support The Salvation Army’s disaster relief services, 100% of your donation goes towards the Hurricane Ida Relief Operation. Text IDA To 51555 donate money to The Salvation Army.
About gray television:
Gray Television, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is the largest owner of top-rated local TV stations and digital assets in the United States. Following its anticipated acquisition of television stations from Meredith Corporation, Gray will become the nation’s second largest television broadcaster, with television stations serving 113 markets reaching approximately 36% of U.S. television households. The pro forma portfolio includes 79 markets with the highest rated TV channel and 101 markets with the first and / or second highest rated TV channel according to Comscore audience measurement data. Gray also owns video, marketing and digital program production businesses including Raycom Sports, Tupelo Honey and RTM Studios, program and content producer PowerNation and is the majority owner of Swirl Films.