Let's talk about an amazing local organization doing incredible things right here in the Evansville area: The Easterseals Rehabilitation Center.

What is Easterseals?

Easterseals has been making a positive difference for people with disabilities in our community since 1946. Everyone at Easterseals works hard to change how we see and include people of all abilities. The list of services available to children and families is just incredible.

Easterseals Telethon: Donate Local, Make a Difference

Here's the coolest part: When you donate to Easterseals, that money stays LOCAL! That means you're directly helping children, adults, and families right here in the Evansville/Tri-State area. How awesome is that?

PHOTO: EASTERSEALS Child Ambassador Eleanor Daywalt and Adult Ambassador Sage Hawkins
PHOTO: EASTERSEALS Child Ambassador Eleanor Daywalt and Adult Ambassador Sage Hawkins

 The 47th Easterseals Telethon is happening on FRIDAY, April 12th starting at 5 am on ABC 25/CW7. There will be interviews with inspiring people who've benefited from Easterseals programs, plus special segments, and local groups competing in “Dialin’ & Duelin’ for Dollars”. While there will not be any audience seating this year, there will be plenty of activities outside like the “Telethon Cruise-In” hosted by E'ville Iron Street Rod Club.

Donation Lines Are Open:

  • Make a pledge until 7pm by calling 812-491-9191 OR 1-877-929-2929 
  • Text the word TRANSFORM to 27126 to donate an amount of your choice.
  • Donate cash or check at the Kaiser Aluminum “fishbowl” just inside the main entrance of the Easterseals Rehab Center
  • Give securely any time at www.EastersealsRehabCenter.com

Mail a donation to Easterseals, 3701 Bellemeade Ave., Evansville, IN 47714

Television / Radio Crossover Event

We couldn't let our TV partners have all of the fun, so our Townsquare Media stations – that's 99.5 WKDQ, MY 105.3, 103 GBF, and 92.5 WBKR, will be broadcasting live through the day. You might even see us on TV, and hear some of your favorite personalities from WEHT on the radio.


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The goal? To raise money for Easterseals' incredible programs, like inclusive early education and essential therapy services for children and adults with disabilities. These services are life-changing, and Easterseals offers them on a sliding scale, so everyone has a chance to benefit. Isn't that amazing?

Easterseals Rehabilitation Center truly makes a difference in the lives of over 5,500 people across 31 counties! Let's show our support and donate to this incredible organization.

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