LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Laugh Factory in Hollywood, California will host the Bob Hope USO Comedy Radiothon event airing live on Gary Bryan’s K-Earth 101 morning show on Thursday, June 29th, 2017 from 6:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. The event, now in its 4th year, will feature star-studded acts for over 200 members of all branches of the military and their families to raise funds for Bob Hope USO.
Bob Hope USO is bringing hundreds of our nation’s troops to the Laugh Factory for this annual event as part of their long tradition of entertaining and lifting the spirits of the men and women in active service.
“K-Earth 101, the Laugh Factory, and all of these talented and incredible comedians continue to pull out all of the stops to make this annual event an amazing experience,” said Bob Hope USO Executive Director Bob Kurkjian. “We look forward to the laughs and we ask that Southern California will tune in to K-Earth 101 on June 29th and do their part to support the troops and their families.”
USO programs and entertainment are all provided for free to military service members and their families. Several companies will be present to support Bob Hope USO at the event as well, including Keyes Automotive, Delta Airlines, Stater Bros., and Northrop Grumman.
As a non-profit organization, Bob Hope USO relies on private, tax-deductible contributions from individuals, organizations, foundations and corporations to support its programs and services.
K-Earth listeners that wish to support Bob Hope USO during the radiothon can do so at www.BobHopeUSO.org.
ABOUT BOB HOPE USO
Bob Hope USO provides USO services and programming to members of the military and their families across 50,000 square miles of Southern and Central California. Bob Hope USO is an independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization operating under a charter from USO, Inc., providing morale and recreational services to over 200,000 members of the U.S. Military and their families. Although Congressionally chartered, Bob Hope USO is not a government agency and relies entirely on contributions from patriotic Americans and philanthropic corporations and organizations.