McAllen, TX – February 2, 2024 –Join us Tuesday, February 6 at 10:30 am at Vannie
E. Cook Children’s Cancer and Hematology Clinic located at 101 W. Expressway 83, in
McAllen, Texas for a press conference.
Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer & Hematology Clinic announces that Radio United
broadcast stations, News/Talk 710 KURV, La Ley 102.5 FM, Digital 101.5 FM, Super Tejano 102.1 FM and La Lupe 89.1 will proudly host the 14th Annual 2024 Vannie Kids Live Radiothon.
The Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer & Hematology Clinic Radiothon is celebrating its 14th year with Radio United on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. “We want to reach out to the community and inform the public that there is an incredible need for pediatric cancer treatment in our region,” said Juan Carlos Bernini, Medical Director of Vannie Cook Clinic. “Although overall survival rates have increased, local children are being diagnosed with cancer at alarming rates. We hope the 14th Annual Radiothon will help us raise much-needed awareness and funding so these kids can have a healthy life.”
The Vannie E. Cook, Jr. Children's; Cancer and Hematology Clinic depends on
community donations, and these funds are used locally. No child is turned away for their inability to pay.
About Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer and Hematology Clinic
The mission of the Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer and Hematology Clinic is to provide treatment to children in South Texas who suffer from cancer and blood disorders regardless of their ability to pay. It is the region’s first state-of-the-art pediatric hematology/oncology clinic and the only comprehensive pediatric cancer treatment facility in South Texas. Since 2001, 10,000 families have found the care they need right where they need it most, in their backyard.