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WIS Awareness

Awareness is a local public affairs program that focuses on issues facing the African-American community. The show serves as a forum to talk about those issues and identify solutions. It also aims to increase awareness about community programs and services that contribute to the health and well-being of African-American families.

Awareness airs Sundays at 11 a.m. on WIS News 10.

We want to hear from you! Share your thoughts on our shows by following us on Facebook.  Each week the shows are posted there after they air. We also give sneak peaks at what we’re working on for future shows.

To send suggestions call (803) 758-1162 or email awareness@wistv.com.

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