On Jan. 5, a devastating apartment fire in the Fairmount section of Philadelphia killed 12 people, including nine children. The Philadelphia radio and television community are joining forces to support the families impacted by this tragedy. If you have the means, we ask that you kindly make a donation through one of these fund-raising links below. Thank you for your support.
– GoFundMe: Funeral expenses for 12 lost in PA house fire
– GoFundMe by North Philadelphia League of Voters: Kids lost at the 23rd Street fire
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