12th annual 2014 NCRA Homelessness Marathon

The Homelessness Radio Marathon is an annual and national radio event which broadcasts live from the streets all night, coast to coast to coast, raising awareness of homelessness in Canadian communities.

This year the marathon moves to CJSR 88.5 FM in Edmonton and will be broadcast on February 26, 2014 from 5PM – 7AM Mountain Time.

For more information on this year’s marathon, check out the CJSR site.



11th Annual 2013 NCRA/ CKUT Homelessness Marathon Archives

The 2013 Homelessness Marathon was a smashing success! Thanks to each and everyone of you who participated this year. The Homelessness Marathon would not be possible without your contributions.

If you missed some of the programming on the night of the live event, the archives are now available! Click the link ‘Marathon 2o13′ on the right hand side of the website to access the archives.

This year’s marathon featured 21 hour of programming on homelessness, housing issues, and poverty. Featuring 14 hours of live local programming produces by CKUT in Montreal, and 6 hours of programming produced by 11 other stations across the country. (CKDU- Halifax NS, CJSR- Edmonton AB, CHRY- Toronto ON, CKMS- Hamilton ON, CFMU- Hamilton ON, CILU- Thunder Bay ON, CJAM- Windsor ON, CFUR- Prince George BC, CICK Smithers BC, ¬†CJSF- Burnaby BC, CFRO Co-op Radio- Vancouver BC)

Stay tuned next year for the 12th Annual Homelessness Marathon.

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