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July 10, 2021

Becca Trate
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WMC-TV Presented with National Award for Community Service

Washington, D.C. -- WMC-TV Memphis, Tennesee, was awarded the Service to Community Award for Television in the Medium Market category during the 2021 Celebration of Service to America Awards program, which aired today on hundreds of stations nationwide. Hosted by the National Association of Broadcasters Leadership Foundation, the Service to America Awards recognize outstanding community service by local broadcasters.

“America’s local radio and television broadcasters demonstrated unparalleled devotion to helping families and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said NAB Leadership Foundation President Michelle Duke. “We are pleased to honor the winners and celebrate broadcasters nationwide for their commitment to public service.”

More information about WMC-TV's award-winning community service effort, “WMC Puts School on TV,” and the complete list of station winners and finalists are available at

About Celebration of Service to America Awards

The Celebration of Service to America Awards highlight and honor the exceptional community service exhibited by local radio and television stations across the U.S. Produced by the NAB Leadership Foundation, the 2021 program was presented as a televised program and is available for airing by local stations through August 14, 2021.

About NAB Leadership Foundation

The National Association of Broadcasters Leadership Foundation (formerly the NAB Education Foundation) rebranded in 2018 in recognition of its role in developing broadcasting’s future leaders. The Foundation is dedicated to advancing the industry through leadership, diversity and community service. Learn more at