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Join us for the 18th annual 94.9 The Point Radiothon to benefit CHKD. Again in 2019, November 6-8, 94.9 The Point’s beloved morning show hosts Mike and WooWoo will give radio listeners a unique glimpse into the world of Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters. Tune in alongside their more than 300,000 weekly listeners to hear stories of our patients and families and help us raise critical dollars for the more than 400,000 children who rely on CHKD’s services every year. 100% of dollars raised support CHKD’s people, places and programs.

Radio Statistics:
  • 300,000 listeners per week
  • Top 5 radio station among women ages 24-54 among 26 metro Hampton Roads stations
  • The Morning Point with Mike and Woo Woo is one of the highest rated shows
  • Broadcast area for 94.9 The Point includes all of Hampton Roads, northeast NC and Eastern Shore


Focus Area of Funds Raised in 2019:
 
  • Child Life Program
  • Mental Health and Behavioral Services
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Cancer and Blood Disorders Clinic

 
About Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD):
Over the past 50 years, CHKD has grown into a 206-bed teaching hospital that is the heart of an extensive pediatric health care system. Today, that system provides comprehensive medical care to children at the hospital and multi-service health centers in Virginia Beach, Newport News, Chesapeake, Hampton and Suffolk. Its services include everything from wellness and prevention initiatives to primary care, surgery and rehabilitation. Many of its unique services and programs address pressing public health needs that would otherwise go unmet.
 
 
Quick Facts of FY18:
  • 613,753 outpatient visits to CHKD
  • 423,924 visits to primary care pediatricians of CHKD’s Medical Group in 20 practices and 31 offices throughout our service area
  • 46,355 visits to surgical group practices resulting in 13,340 surgical cases
  • 554 patient admissions to the NICU
  • 5,639 patient admissions resulting in 45,659 discharged patient days in our Norfolk hospital 
  • 2,184 patients transported; of those 480 were newborns coming to the NICU
  • 85,465 urgent care visits
  • 3,878 visits to CHKD's Child Abuse Program