LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- WHAS11 has received the Pinnacle Award, a national corporate award, for advocacy and the continuing effort by the WHAS Crusade for Children.

The crusade serves children with special needs throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky and 50 counties in southern Indiana. 

WHAS-TV General Manager Christy Moreno accepted the award on behalf of the community which she says has shown incredible generosity for the Crusade's 66 years.