Tennessee Wildfire Telethon with Dolly Parton, Reba and More
Posted: 5:39 am Thursday, December 8th, 2016
By Staff Writer
Dolly Parton has recruited quite the audiance for her My People Fund Telethon. Reba McEntire, Kenny Rogers and Alison Krauss are all scheduled to appear. This telethon will raise money for those affected by the recent wildfires in Tennessee. “We want to provide a hand up to those families who have lost everything in the fires,” Parton says in a press release about the event. “I know it has been a trying time for my people, and this assistance will help get them back on their feet.” According to The Boot, Parton’s benefit event will air on the Great American Country network from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET on December 13. iHeartMedia’s digital and on-air channels, Cumulus Media’s Nash Nights Live and TuneIn’s Country Roads channel will also simulcast the event.