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Empty Stocking Fund 2023 – 53rd Annual Fundraiser


Empty Stocking Fund 2023 – 53rd Annual Fundraiser November 27 – December 8, 2023 Mix 104.1 and MixTV.TV

The Mix 104.1 WCLE 53rd Annual Empty Stocking Fund pledge drive was started by Cleveland Mayor Tom Rowland, Sandra Rowland, and Bobby Taylor to help children at Christmas. This year’s pledge drive will be held Monday, November 27 through Friday, December 8.
The recipients are chosen through the Bradley County and Cleveland City Schools systems based on parents’ income.
The Empty Stocking Fund party helps an average of 1,500 children every Christmas. All proceeds from the Empty Stocking Fund provide the Annual Cleveland Christmas Party for Children founded by Rev. M.E. Littlefield. The Cleveland Christmas Party will take place on Saturday, December 16 at Ocoee Middle School.

Make all checks payable to

Join Mix 104.1 and MixTV.TV live on location with the Empty Stocking Fund coordinators to give in person. See the remote broadcast schedule below.


Week 1

  • Monday, November 27
    – Church of God Headquarters
    – 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    (Launch Day)


  • Friday, December 1
    – Garden Plaza, 3500 Keith Street
    – 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Week 2

  • Friday, December 8
    – Life Care from
    – 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    – Grand finale broadcast featuring area school choir groups– The grand finale location features a front-drive drop-off for check donations.


December 6 – 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shoppers are needed at the Keith Street Walmart to help buy gifts for the kids who benefit from the Empty Stocking Fund.

December 7 -10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Volunteers are needed to help wrap Christmas gifts.
Location: 3555 Keith St NW Cleveland, TN 37312

Our community partners generously provide door prizes to be given away to people who donate each year. All donors will be placed into the drawing to win any of the prizes below. If you would like to contribute, please contact the Mix 104.1 studios.


2023 list of prizes that donors can win through their pledges:

For more information on the Empty Stocking Fund, please call Mix 104.1 at 423-614-6499 or 423-472-6700.

To make a donation online, visit: http://Emptystocking.org

Checks can be mailed to PO Box 2370 Cleveland, TN 37320-2370 or drop off during live broadcasts.

Checks should be made to the

Watch Broadcasts from the Empty Stocking Fund below.

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