Benefit For Jim Ward Hella Good Tacos Donating 100% of sales to Ward Family on Monday 4/25
Cash Dinner hosted by Hella Good Tacos (formerly Steve and Renee's Diner) All Dinner and beer sales proceeds will be donated immediately to Ward family to help them recover from a house fire that occurred earlier this week. Glass ware and schwag from local beer distributors National and Vacationland will be given away for donations. A Budweiser mirror donated by National Distributors will be raffled. All proceeds will be given to the Ward family.
Jim has been with WMPG since 1999 and has hosted and filled in on shows that have aired at various times during the day or night! Jim has also been WMPG's Sports Director and Play-by-Play voice for University of Southern Maine Athletics and called the 2006 NCAA Women's D-III Basketball Final Four from Springfield, MA LIVE on WMPG.
Jim's broadcasting career started at BATV (Billerica Access TV) calling Billerica and Shawsheen Tech High School Athletics as well as being the sports anchor for BATV's Weekly Live News program!
Jim joined WMPG in October of 1999 and has been a mainstay ever since. Jim has been a studio producer, show/fill-in host, show engineer, and since 2002 has been the host and producer of the Annual WMPG Christmas Eve Radio Marathon.
Jim is married and has one son who resides in New Hampshire! Away from WMPG, jim has been a volunteer Little League Umpire since 1984 and was selected to umpire in the LL Softball Eastern Regionals.