Telethon 2015

Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge of Monroe County will be hold its annual telethon on Sunday, Nov. 1, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

This special fundraising event will be broadcast on Blue Ridge Communications Channel 13 and will feature live entertainment throughout the day. Those who sing, dance or play a musical instrument and would like to showcase their talents on television and do it for a good cause are asked to contact Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge to reserve a spot on stage. Those who work with students who are involved with such activities are also asked to contact Big Brothers Big Sisters to get their pupils on stage.

In addition to talent, the telethon is also in need of sponsors. Sponsorship levels vary and all come with several rewards, including exposure on television. Proceeds benefit the children of Monroe County.

For information about performing during the telethon, contact Greg Pershyn at (570) 856-0032 or e-mail him at

For information on sponsorship opportunities,  contact Ken Gustafson at 570-982-0963 or at