ABC Daytime Participates in 'Day of Giving'
All day long on Monday, Disney-ABC Television Group programs are participating in a "Day of Giving" to raise money for victims of Hurricane Sandy. During Good Morning America, George Stephanopoulos revealed The View's Barbara Walters had been inspired to donate $250,000. Stephanopoulos then pledged $50,000.
Later, during the actual broadcast of The View, video spots featuring General Hospital's Finola Hughes (Anna) and Michael Easton (McBain) aired, urging viewers to donate to the Red Cross. As of 11:50 am EST, $5,340,457 had been raised. To find out how you can participate, keep reading after the jump!
•TEXT: Text ABC to 90999 to give a $10 donation to the Red Cross.
•ONLINE: Go to www.redcross.org/abc to make a donation of any amount.
•BY PHONE: Call 1-800-HELP-NOW. This number will bypass all the other menu options and direct your call to Hurricane Sandy relief.