Southwest Wisconsin businesses, Wisconsin Badger Camp and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville are preparing for the 2013 UW-P Christmas Telethon in support of Wisconsin Badger Camp.
The theme of the 40th annual Christmas telethon, scheduled for noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, is "A Night to Remember." It will showcase what makes summer camp unique and how it helps people from the tri-state area, specifically southwest Wisconsin.
The event will televised on local cable access stations and streamed on the Internet at www.BadgerCamp.org.
Wisconsin Badger Camp is a nonprofit organization serving those with developmental disabilities by providing quality outdoor recreational experiences. The program allows campers to attend camp who might not have been able to otherwise.