11th Annual Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-In
It's the holiday season and it's time for us all to stop thinking about ourselves and think of some one in need. If you know someone that is struggling to make it through the holidays, submit their story for a chance to make their Christmas brighter.
This year, Banana 101.5 and the Free Beer & Hot Wings Show have teamed up with Meijer for the 11th annual Holiday Break-In. With the holidays approaching, especially with the economy in its current state, many people will simply not be able to provide for their families. We have a solution for this. Families in need can be nominated by you, our listeners. We will then go through those nominations and select the deserving recipients.
Our goal has always been to select the families that we can help the most. If we select the family that you nominate, you will then become our "accomplice" and will help us throughout the entire process: shopping for the family, getting the family out of the house, the actual break-in, etc... On the day of the break-in, our teams of "hoodlums", with the help of a locksmith and police, will literally break in to the recipients' home and leave them a holiday season they may not have had...food, decorations, gifts, everything.
No notes will be left. There will be no TV cameras or reporters. Everything is completely anonymous. This is done solely with the intent to provide these families with something that they are financially unable to provide themselves.
If you know a family in need this holiday season, nominate them here. Please provide us with as many details as possible such as number of children, ages, parents' work hours and anything else you think would help. All we ask is that you do not nominate yourself, or those you live with. And please, keep it a secret from those nominated!