Public Radio Society

88.5 WFDD has a long and distinguished history in the Piedmont Triad and High Country. In 2021, we celebrated our 75th birthday. We’re proud to be North Carolina’s longest continuously-broadcasting public radio station, and the state’s charter NPR member station. 

It takes contributions of all sizes for us to fulfill our mission. Our major donors take the lead and provide an essential base of support, making certain that we can continue to serve our community.

Public Radio Society: $1,200 - $9,999

  • Recognition on Public Radio Society webpage
  • Invitations to special station events, including WFDD's annual "Behind the Scenes at NPR" trip
  • Day Sponsor announcement on 88.5 WFDD
  • Studio tour and lunch at station

Cornerstone Society: $10,000 - $24,999

All of the above, plus . . .

  • On-air recognition
  • Private studio tour
  • Observe live production of Morning Edition or All Things Considered
  • Neal Charnoff (or the on-air voice of donor's choice) will record custom, outgoing message on donor's voicemail

Visionary Society: $25,000 and up

For more information on 88.5 WFDD's Visionary Society, please contact us to discuss opportunities that meet your philanthropic objectives and help advance the strategic vision of WFDD, and to learn about the various benefits available to you at this giving level.

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