Azteca America, beIN SPORTS, ESPN, FOX, FUSION TV, UniMás and Univision Deportes Network today announced that they are joining forces for the first time ever in support of the victims of the recent natural disasters in Mexico, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, Florida, and Texas.
Part of Univision Communications Inc.’s (UCI) “Unidos por los Nuestros” campaign supporting the American Red Cross, the broadcasters will air more than 10 hours of Liga MX soccer action as well as special programming, in English and Spanish, encouraging viewers to donate funds for disaster relief. Live coverage starts at 6pm ET/3pm PT on Tuesday, September 26 and 6pm ET/3pm PT on Wednesday, September 27.
Proceeds from the two-day on-air fundraising event will benefit the American Red Cross and its relief efforts in the areas most heavily affected by these natural disasters. Viewers will be able to donate by calling UCI’s exclusive toll-free number (1-800-842-2200) and visitingwww.Univision.com/Unidos.