CW Columbus to Host #GivingTuesday

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ABC 6 and FOX 28 to support Giving Tuesday with all-day phone bank

(Columbus, Ohio) ABC 6 and FOX 28 have announced plans to hold an all-day phone bank November 27, 2018 in support of #GivingTuesday. This global day of giving is recognized and celebrated annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. In its sixth year, #GivingTuesday is widely considered to be the formal kickoff to the holiday charitable season.

ABC 6 and FOX 28 have partnered with twenty-one local non-profit organizations, providing an opportunity for everyone in central Ohio to support local charities. The phone bank will begin at 4:25am on Tuesday November 27th, and will conclude at 11:30pm. Charity representatives will be answering phones for their organization throughout the day. Viewers of ABC 6 and FOX 28 are encouraged to call (614) 481-6848 to donate. Secure online contributions can also be made by visiting and

ABC 6 and FOX 28 #GivingTuesday partner charities include the following:

ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter-

American Cancer Society-

Asia’s Hope-

Big Brothers/Big Sisters-

Catholic Social Services-

Central Ohio Youth for Christ-

Children’s Hunger Alliance-

Community for New Direction-

Godman Guild-


Huntington Disease-

Lifeline of Ohio-

National Alliance on Mental Health

Nationwide Children’s-

No Kid Fights Cancer Alone-

Prevention Action Alliance-

Ronald McDonald House-

The Salvation Army-

United Way of Central Ohio-


Whitehall CAP-

Sinclair Broadcast Group owns WSYX-TV and operates Cunningham-owned WTTE-TV by a Local Marketing Agreement and Manhan Media-owned WWHO-TV by a Shared Services Agreement.