ICYMI: THE BOBBY BONES SHOW RAISES OVER $165,000 IN THREE DAYS FOR MILITARY VETERAN SCOTTY WEST
Nashville, TN – June 19, 2019 – The Bobby Bones Show, along with The Shop Forward, launched a limited edition patriotic PIMPINJOY clothing line with an aim to raise funds to help build an ADA certified home for Army Specialist Scotty West, who lost both legs while deployed. After just three days, over $165,000 was raised to go toward Building Homes for Heroes in their effort to build a home for West and his family.
West, who joined the military in 2003 and later on suffered a tragic accident during duty, now resides in Arkansas with his two children and has been heavily awarded for his military service in receiving the Purple Heart, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War On Terrorism Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Army Service Ribbon and the Parachutist Badge. Hear more about West’s story, here.
The Bobby Bones Show is known for using its massive platform to not only spread joy, but has raised millions of dollars for various causes, including over 10 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital alone.
About The Bobby Bones Show:
Bobby Bones, Vice President, Creative Director of iHeartCountry, is host of the nationally syndicated radio show, The Bobby Bones Show, which broadcasts to almost 140 stations and is the #1 Country morning show with millions of weekly listeners. The show recently garnered its third ACM Award for National On-Air Personality of the Year, a 2017 Country Music Association award for National Broadcast Personality of the Year and earned Bones the title of youngest ever inductee into the prestigious National Radio Hall of Fame. The “media multitasker” (Billboard) also launched his own podcast, BobbyCast, which features candid long-form interviews with top artists and industry figures. The podcast’s overwhelming success has paved the way for Bones to launch the Nashville Podcast Network, an eclectic collection of podcasts from a variety of Nashville-savvy hosts, giving listeners an inside look at the lifestyle and pop culture in Nashville. Visit https://bobbybones.iheart.com for more information.
Photo(L-R): The Bobby Bones Show’s Morgan Massengill, Ray Slater, Eddie Garcia, Morgan Huelsman, Bobby Bones, Amy Brown, Hillary Borden, Lunchbox (Dan Chappell), Christina Buswell, Mike Deestro
Photo Credit: Zack Massey