CHYM Radiothon

For one special day each year, CHYM 96.7 devotes 12 hours of radio programming to share incredible stories of hope with our community in support of Family & Children’s Services of the Waterloo Region Foundation.

Tune in to CHYM 96.7 or join us in person on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 6am - 6pm for a day of inspiring stories about local children, youth and  families who have benefitted from the community's support – not just during the holiday season, but all year long. 

CHYM 96.7 will be broadcasting LIVE from CF Fairview Park Mall all day:

  • 6 am - 9 am -  "Drive for Hope" - Mornings with Brady & Tara
  • 9 am - 3 pm - Sandra - live from the mall
  • 3 pm - 6 pm -  "Drive for Hope" - Afternoons with Adele
“With your help and support there's hope!”


Join us at the mall for a day full of activities

ALL DAY LONG (9am - 6pm)   

  • CHYM 96.7 personalities will broadcast live all day 
  • Play a life-sized game of Connect 4, challenge a friend! 
  • Take some fun photos with friends in our festive Photo Booth 
  • Special guests will stop by throughout the day

10:00 am - 12:00 pm - TEX, the Kitchener Rangers mascot

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - KW Titans - autographs, Titans swag, challenge to a game of Connect 4

10:30 am - "Music Express" - explore percussion and drum instruments with ARTSHINE

1:00 - 3:00 pm - Meet Olympic Medalist Jocelyn Larocque of the Canadian Women's National Ice Hockey Team (2018 Silver, 2014 Gold)

3:30 - 4:30 pm - Meet Princesses from Fairytale Parties

4:30 pm - Dance for Kindness flash dance


Individuals, groups and corporate teams are encouraged to make their pledges by:

  • Phone 519-748-8733 (TREE)
  • Text 'TREEHOPE' to 20222
  • Donate online
  • Come by the mall and donate in person!

Together with our caring community, CHYM 96.7, CF Fairview Park, dedicated volunteers, sponsors and donors, we can give youth and families the opportunity to help make ordinary magic happen!

Donations to the Tree of Hope campaign will continue to be accepted through December 31.

Donate online, or if you wish, cheques can be addressed to:

FACS Foundation
65 Hanson Avenue
Kitchener, ON N2C 2H6