We are pleased to announce that the dates have been set for the 26th annual Q98.5 Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon! The event will take place on Thursday, February 7, 2019, & Friday, February 8, 2019, from 6:00am - 6:00pm at the Q98.5 Studios (3901 Brendenwood Road) in Rockford, IL. We are in need of five (5) volunteers per shift to answer phones and enter donor pledge information into our computerized pledge system.

Available shifts for both days are:

  • 6:00am – 9:00am
  • 9:00am – 12:00am
  • 12:00am – 3:00pm
  • 3:00pm – 6:00pm

Volunteer shifts are filled on a first come first serve basis.  If you would like to volunteer, please email me back at Jaymie.polet@stjude.org with your: name, email, phone number, nd desired shift.

Please note: volunteers should be 16 years or older to answer phones and all volunteers should be comfortable using and typing on a computer.  Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

2019 Q98.5 Country Cares For St. Jude Kids Radiothon FAQ

What: The annual Q98.5 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Radiothon.

When:  5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, February 7 and Friday, February 8.

Where: Q98.5 studios at 3901 Brendenwood Road in Rockford.

Why: To raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and support cancer research and help find cures for cancer.

Become a Q98.5 St. Jude Partner in Hope for just $20 a month. Do it in thanks for your healthy family. Do it in honor of anyone who has fought a cancer battle. Do it for a loved one lost. Just make the call to 1-800-372-4999 before 7 p.m. on Friday night. That's what matters.