Founder &
Board Chairman

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John Carney is a St. Louis radio talk show host featured on the Carney Show on KTRS.  With more than 30 years in the broadcast industry, John has worked across multiple radio show formats and specializes in talk radio.  John has received the “Air Award” for talk show host of the year and was chosen as one of St. Louis’ top radio personalities by the St. Louis media 5 different times and in 2015 was selected as one of the Top 50 Most Influential Radio Talk Show Hosts in America.

As one of the most familiar voices in St. Louis, he is often asked to serve as a celebrity host of charity events and galas. In 2006, John decided he wanted to focus his energy from charity appearances. Establishing Carney’s Kids Foundation with family and friends, John set out to raise funds and awareness for local non-profits that made an impact in children’s lives.

With humor and heart, John has built Carney’s Kids Foundation into an organization that leverages hundreds of volunteer hours and individual charitable contributions to provide significant funding to local youth serving organizations in the region.