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DAV Walk Boston

November 2, 2015 - 4:11pm

The Inaugural DAV Boston Walk is presented by DAV (Disabled American Veterans) to honor the brave men and women who have sacrificed so much to protect our freedom. Join the thousands who will participate across the country to salute veterans in a meaningful way to honor our nation’s heroes this Veterans Day weekend.

Funds raised go to DAV, a nonprofit organization that helps more than 1 million veterans in life-changing ways each year. America promised to support its veterans and their families; DAV helps make sure that promise is kept.

Companion Animal Protection Society (CAPS) launch party for their MBTA Ad Campaign for the Models Against Pet Shop & Puppy Mills

April 30, 2014 - 6:00pm

This event will feature the opportunity to meet and take pictures with Spokes model Beatrice, the Basset hound from the CAPS Transit Ad Campaign. The event will also be an opportunity to support and learn more about this national animal protection campaign. Attendees will also enjoy free Cocktails, and Hors d'oeuvres, complimentary gift bags, silent auction, and raffle for valuable gift baskets. Tickets to the event are $50.

When: April 30th, 2014

Where: Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center

Sneakers to Beakers

February 24, 2014 - 6:00pm
Sneakers to Beakers is an after-school program whose mission is to inspire children from underrepresented groups (racial & ethnic minorities, girls & low income families) to become engaged in STEM (science, technology, engineering & math) through a multicultural, sports-based curriculum.     

Howie Carr @ Olsen Cadillac 12.8.12

December 8, 2012 - 10:00am

WRKO will be at Olsen Cadillac in Woburn on Saturday December 8th. Join us 10a-noon for a Howie Carr book signing and your chance to qualify for a chance to Win Howie's Cadillac! Olsen Cadillac is located at 201 Cambridge Rd., Woburn MA.

WRKO American Red Cross Veterans Blood Drive

July 1, 2010 - 12:00pm

Join WRKO and the American Red Cross on Thursday July 1st for the second annual WRKO American Red Cross Veterans Blood Drive. The WRKO Talk Team and American Red Cross will be at the Boston Marriott in Quincy from 12-6pm, collecting blood donations that will benefit our veterans. The Boston Marriott in Quincy is conveniently located on 1000 Marriott drive, just off of routes 3 and 93. Stop by to donate blood that will help our veterans in need.

Gubernatorial Debate

June 16, 2010 - 7:00am

WRKO's "Tom & Todd" to Host Gubernatorial Candidate Debate

JUNE 15 UPDATE - State Treasurer and Independent Gubernatorial candidate Tim Cahill has announced he will participate in the June 16th debate with Governor Deval Patrick and Charlie Baker. Cahill originally had a prior commitment which prevented him from appearing in the debate but adjusted his schedule so he would be able to participate.

Tuesdays with Howie at La Verdad

June 1, 2010 - 3:00pm

Howie Carr along with the WRKO Talk Team will be broadcasting live from La Verdad Taqueria every Tuesday the Red Sox play at Fenway Park! Join us from 3-7pm for some of the best Mexican food in town and for your chance to win a $50 gift card to La Verdad.

Every Tuesday the Sox are at home, one lucky listener of Howie's live broadcast will win a pair of suite tickets to watch the Red Sox take on the Baltimore Orioles on September 21st with Howie himself!

Back on my Feet - Boston Launch

May 24, 2010 (All day)

“Back on My Feet (BOMF), the nonprofit organization that uses running as a vehicle to promote self-sufficiency among homeless populations, is launching its
fourth chapter in Boston on Monday, May 24. For a list of launch festivities, click here.

Eat n' Greet - A Luncheon hosted by David Ortiz

May 27, 2010 - 11:00am

Have Lunch with David Ortiz and Raise Funds for Kids in Need

Celebrate the Launch of Big Papi’s Kitchen Peach Mango Salsa

Talk Team at La Verdad

May 11, 2010 - 4:00pm

Join the Talk Team at La Verdad Taqueria on Landsdowne Street from 4-7! La Verdad is located on 1 Landsdowne St, just steps from Fenway Park! Stop by for some great Mexican food and for your chance to win a pair of Red Sox tickets to tonight's game, plus some other great prizes!

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