And the winner of our final Nelsonville Festival Giveaway is...Calvin Tribby! His name was selected at random from everyone who registered for the giveaway. From Calvin:
I think its important to support local broadcast radio. I'm very excited about Nelsonville!
Make a donation today by phone at (614) 365-5711 between 9am-3pm and you'll automatically be entered into our Festival Ticket Giveaway, which includes a pair of tickets to the Nelsonville Music Festival!
And the winner of Wednesday's iPad Giveaway, is...Robin Starr! Her name was selected at random from everyone who registered for the giveaway. From Robin:
"I am tickled pink to win this prize! WCBE is my go to radio station for music and news. I feel good knowing I'm helping support them. I realized after donating that I forgot to ask about a "premium" and then the universe deposited one in my lap. THANK YOU WCBE, for the Ipad but mostly for all you do for Columbus!"
Today (April 8th) during All Things Considered, an anonymous family foundation will MATCH your donation! The foundation will give WCBE 1 dollar for every dollar you pledge IF we're able to reach our fundraising goal of $5,000 before 7pm. Call (614) 365-5711!
Making a donation to WCBE's Spring Fund Drive at our Business, Personal/Nonprofit or MultiMedia level is a great way to promote your business, or send out a personal message over our airwaves, AND support central Ohio's NPR station!
The winner of the iPad air is...WCBE member Laura Wies! Congratulations, Laura! Her name was selected at random for the giveaway. Here's what Laura said when she found out she won:
I'm proud to giveto WCBE because I know I'm giving an amazing gift to the community that we can all enjoy every hour of every day! It is so wonderful to have community businesses like Rife's Auto Body supporting the work that WCBE does.
Make a donation today (April 7th) between 9am - 8pm and you’ll automatically be entered into our iPad Air Giveaway, sponsored by Rife's Auto Body!
Today (April 3rd) during Morning Edition, an anonymous family foundation will MATCH your donation! The foundation will give WCBE 50 cents for every dollar you pledge IF we're able to reach our fundraising goal of $2,500 before 9am.
The winner of this giveaway is Matthew Warner! Congratulations! His name was selected at random for the giveaway. From Matthew:
I usually listen to NPR in my car just because it always has news I'm interested in, and music to discover. I really like world music, and jazz - I listen to NPR quite a bit. I'm really excited to win these tickets!
Today (April 3rd) during Morning Edition, an anonymous family foundation will MATCH your donation! The foundation will give WCBE 1 dollar for every dollar you pledge IF we're able to reach our fundraising goal of $5,000 before 9am.
That means $50 turns into $100; $100 turns into $200. We have a limited number of matching offers throughout the drive, so if you're considering a donation to WCBE don't wait! Your donation this morning will help us earn an extra $5,000 - that's an additional dollar for each dollar given to WCBE over the next two hours!
NPR Music returns to Austin for coverage of the 2014 South by Southwest Festival, March 7-16th. The lineup includes a Showcase video webcast with St. Vincent, Damon Albarn, and more, the keynote webcast with Lady Gaga, a preview show from All Songs Considered, and five nightly podcast reports from the ASC team.