Led by team captain, PIX11 News Anchor Kori Chambers, Team PIX11 will train and run the 26.2-mile TCS New York City Marathon on November 4 to raise funds to support Save the Children’s commitment to the children of Puerto Rico.
Save the Children’s ongoing efforts include working with communities, local partners, government and academic institutions to restore, improve, and expand early learning and education programs to help children get back to learning and return to normalcy. Save the Children’s programs have had a direct impact on nearly 52,000 children in Puerto Rico, so far, after the catastrophic storm.
Team PIX11 members include:
- Kori Chambers – Anchor, News at 5 and 10pm
- Jon Knoll – Director
- Dave McDonald – Manager, On-Air Promotions
- Rolando Pujol – Director, Digital and Social Strategy
- Adam Welikson - Operations Supervisor
Follow along with the team via social media as they train for the marathon #PIX11MARATHON
Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence, including nearly 375 Emmy® Awards. PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. Since 1999 PIX11 has also been the broadcast station of the New York Mets. The station is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. PIX11 engages with audiences across multiple social platforms; find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pix11news and on Twitter and Instagram: @pix11news. For more information visit www.pix11.com.
Save the Children Financials
In fiscal year 2017, 86% of all expenditures support program services. 86% is the average for all of Save the Children’s programs worldwide. More information about Save the Children’s finances can be found here: https://www.savethechildren.org/us/about-us/financial-information