August 18, 2009
Founder of American Family Association in Intensive Care
Don Wildmon, founder of the American Family Association (AFA), is in intensive care at a Mississippi hospital for meningitis.
AFA President Tim Wildmon said in an e-mail to supporters that his father was diagnosed over the weekend, but his condition had improved in the last day.
Don Wildmon founded the conservative organization as the National Federation for Decency in 1977. The website claims 180,000 paid subscribers to its monthly magazine, the AFA Journal, and owns and operates about 200 radio stations.