Z-100 "Get Active" Public Afairs Show, 1st Place, 2018 Media Award - Sarah O' Connor & The INNcredible Bike Ride,
****This just in: Since November of 2020, This episode, “Sarah O'Connor and the INNcredible Bike Ride”, is rated #2 in Melbourne, Australia in the "Education Category". https://www.owltail.com/podcast/RHVmv-E-Journalism-Social-Work-Advocate
In 2017, World Famous WHTZ 100.3 (Z-100) on-air personality Skeery Jones and CEO & Founder of Kelsunn Communications www.kelsunn.org SIlas W. Kelly, LMSW co-co-produced and co-hosted this public affairs program on "Get Active" the Z-100 Weekly Public Affairs program. This is the amazing story of Sarah O' Connor & The INNcredible Bike Ride". The young lady rode her bicycle from NY, NY to LA, CA to raise money and awareness about hunger and homelesness on Long Island, NY, and nation-wide. All monies raised were to go to a non-profit Social Work/Human Services agency on Long Island called The "Interfaith Nutrition Network", better known as The "INN" https://the-inn.org/ She raised over $15,000 to support their efforts. $3000 of that total was raised after this broadcast aired. The segment was subsequently awarded 1st Place in 2018 in the category of "Radio - Breaking News" in the annual "Press Club of Long Island" (PCLI) Media Competition. Listen to her amazing story which highlights her committment to serving others.
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