Third Annual Gifts of Hope Telethon Happening Soon!


Belmont Citizen-Herald, together with the Belmont Media Center, present the Gifts of Hope Telethon to benefit the Belmont Food Pantry on Saturday, December 15th from 12pm to 5pm and cablecasting LIVE on all 3 BMC Access TV Channels:

  • Comcast: 8, 9 and 96
  • Verizon: 28, 29 and 30
  • On the Web –
  • And at Belmont Media Center 9 Lexington St in Waverley Square.

The Food Pantry Telethon will feature community leaders, local musicians, choral groups, entertainers, Santa and/or Mrs.Claus and you and is part of the community campaign led by the Belmont Citizen-Herald to raise vital donations of food and cash for Belmont Food Pantry.

Take some time out of your Saturday to tune in to the Telethon & call in your pledge or stop by BMC to drop off your food or cash donation to Belmont Food Pantry.

Wait, there's more!

When you bring your whole family and make your donation live on the air during Telethon on Dec. 15th, you can also:

  • Meet Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus
  • Tape a Holiday Greeting with your whole family LIVE on BMC
  • Enjoy donuts, cookies, hot cocoa, coffee, pizza and more!!
  • Watch the Telethon in person as a member of the TV audience
  • Shop local in Waverley Square & next door at Peppermint Place

Get more involved with Food Pantry Telethon by:

  • Signing up to be an entertainer or performer in Studio A
  • Volunteering for the Studio TV crew
  • Making a donation to the Food Pantry live on-the-air on behalf of your organization or business

The Gifts of Hope | Belmont Food Pantry Telethon on Saturday, December 15th from 12 to 5pm is bound to be full of holiday cheer and charity.

Don’t miss out on the festivities. 

For more information or to volunteer, email: or call 617-484-2443.

Sat, 12/15/2012 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm