Alabama’s Randy Owen Receives CMA Humanitarian Award during Surprise Presentation

Under the guise of presenting radio veteran Lon Helton with an industry honor, Randy Owen and his wife Kelly attended a reception in Nashville on November 19th.

Helton then took the stage to surprise Owen with the CMA Foundation’s Humanitarian Award.

Owen established Country Cares, which has raised more than $875 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital since its inception in 1989. The Country icon has also been involved in a variety of other efforts, including tornado and hurricane relief.