Thursday, August 4, 2011

Jerry Lewis Retiring from Muscular Dystrophy Telethons

Entertainer Jerry Lewis, who has raised over $1 billion for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will no longer be hosting their annual telethon, according to FOX News.

Comedian Jerry Lewis is no longer serving as the Muscular Dystrophy Association's national chairman and won't be appearing on this year's Labor Day telethon, the nonprofit agency announced Wednesday night.

Lewis, 85, has been the MDA's national chairman since the early 1950s and has hosted the Labor Day Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon since 1966....

No comments: