Born and raised in Columbus, CD102.5 has been a locally owned and independently operated alternative radio station for nearly 30 years. Through almost three decades the station has maintained a passionate commitment to playing great music, building a dedicated fan-base of listeners and supporting the local Columbus Community.

Inspired by one of the station’s founding DJ’s, CD102.5 For The Kids was established as the charitable arm of the station’s efforts to support children in Central Ohio.


CD102.5 For the Kids fundraises for benefiting charities through various initiatives, but is best known for the annual 48-hour live fundraising event, Andyman-A-Thon.


CD102.5 for the Kids is an official 501-C3 Charity

Federal Tax ID Number 31-1711128

In accordance with IRS regulations, all contributions to CD102.5 for the Kids in excess of the items received (i.e. auction items) are fully tax deductible.