Membership News

Membership News
12:09 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Your Donation Can Help WCBE and Central Ohioans in Need of Food This Season!

Listeners responded generously during WCBE's Fall fund drive, helping us raise over $195,000! We're $44,919 short of our goal, but there's a way you can help 90.5 FM, an help households have food in their kitchens.

For every donation WCBE is given from now through the end of December, GreenBEAN Delivery will donate two pounds of fresh produce to Mid Ohio Food Bank.

Please help with you donation online, or by check payable to The WCBE Fund, 540 Jack Gibbs Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215.

Thank you!

Holiday Shopping
10:19 am
Wed November 19, 2014

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Membership News
4:22 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

"Buckeyes Beat Michigan" WCBE Fundraising Bash 2014!

Come celebrate a Buckeye victory with WCBE Ohio State Alumni!  FREE admission!

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Membership News
9:13 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Your Donation Can Help WCBE and Central Ohioans in Need of Food This Season

Listeners responded generously during WCBE's Fall fund drive, helping us raise over $195,000! We're $44,919 short of our goal, but there's a way you can help 90.5 FM, an help households have food in their kitchens.

For every donation WCBE is given from now through the end of November, WCBE will give five cans of non-perishable groceries to food pantries in the 90.5 FM listening area.

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VIP Events
5:25 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

VIP Concerts: November & December 2014

Thanks for supporting WCBE at our VIP membership level. The following tickets are available to current VIP members in October!

NOVEMBER

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Membership News
1:37 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

WCBE seeks a mission-driven Membership Director!

The Membership Director helps listeners understand the importance of becoming donors to keep WCBE on the air.  Reporting directly to the General Manager, the Membership Director shapes, produces, and is responsible for listener-based fundraising – particularly our big Spring and Fall on-air fund drives, including the accompanying direct mail and e-mail campaigns, theme development, premium design and production, staff pitch guidance, and volunteer coordination.  The Membership Director also develops other fundraising efforts; the more creative, the better!

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Membership News
9:57 am
Mon October 27, 2014

The Fall Drive Fell Short, But It's Not Too Late To Give!

We thrive on listener support - your donations help to keep WCBE strong!

From all of us at WCBE: THANK YOU! You donated over $195,000 during our Fall on-air fundraiser. That will go a long way in helping us keep your favorite programs on the air through the spring. And for those of you who didn't have the chance to give, it's not too late to donate!

The drive fell about $69,000 short...so you can still make a difference. Just send a check to:

The WCBE Fund
540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard 
Columbus, OH 43215

Membership News
9:39 am
Wed October 22, 2014

Calling All Pets Who Love Public Radio - It's Your Day!

From 9am - 3pm today during Pet Day, hosts Mike Taylor  and Maggie Brennan will play songs and bands with an animal theme.  WCBE listeners can donate in honor of their pet - give us their names, and we'll thank your pets on the air as well! Call 614-365-5711 to donate!

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Membership News
12:00 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Fall 2014 Fund Drive Sweepstakes: iGo Titan Electric Bicycle

This contest is now closed. Stay tuned to hear the winner of the bike!

We are excited to announce our sweepstakes for a new iGo Titan Model Electric Bicycle, courtesy of Orbit City Bikes! This electric bicycle features dual suspension, front and rear disc brakes, and three modes of direct drive. The light-weight battery will drive this bike approximately 37 miles on each charge. This model is yellow, and you can learn more details about the bicycle specifications here.

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Membership News
11:04 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Fall 2014 T-Shirt Premium ($90.50)

We're going vintage this fall, and we're bringing back one of our listeners' favorite WCBE t-shirts, with a twist!

When you donate at our Signature Level at $90.50, you can receive a red t-shirt with the WCBE "Keep It Local" logo in black print on the front.

Whether you're looking to expand your WCBE t-shirt collection, or simply become a new member - donate today!

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Membership News
12:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

New Membership Levels for Fall Drive!

This fund drive, we're freshening up our premiums and adding a few new ones too!

Multimedia Sponsorship ($450)
Includes: A business or personal web banner ad displayed at wcbe.org for one month and five on-air announcements.

Personal OR Non-Profit Day Sponsorship ($360)
Includes: Seven on-air announcements on the day of your choice.

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Membership News
12:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

New Membership Level - WCBE Super VIP

The WCBE Super VIP membership is available for a donation of $270. Read on for more details!

  • UNDECIDED VIP MEMBERSHIP 

All VIP members receive a “Keep It Local” tee shirt – black print on red tee . Undecided VIPs may choose to redeem their VIP membership at any time during the next year. 

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Membership News
3:19 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

You’re Shaving Days Off Our Fund Drive!

We’re trying a new experiment for the Fall fund drive: shaving off a day for every $25,000 raised by midnight this Wednesday night (10/15).  And you’ve already shaved one day!

Our fund drives run nine days.  Fall’s is scheduled to roll from Thursday, 10/16 through Friday, 10/24.  Thanks to listeners like you who’ve made early donations, though, we can shave off Thursday.  The fund drive will now run Friday to Friday.  UNLESS…

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Membership News
12:19 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

Requesting Phone Volunteers: We Need YOU!

  It’s that time again when we request your wonderful enthusiasm for WCBE’s Fall 2014 Membership Campaign! 

Please take a look at the shift schedule below. The number in parentheses is the number of individuals needed for that specific shift. When submitting your requested dates, please note the following:

1. List your preferred shifts in order of preference.
2. Indicate how many shifts you are willing to work.

Here are the remaining shifts:

Friday 10/17
> 8:30am - 11:30am (2 seats)

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Membership News
6:19 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

Renew Your WCBE Membership And Help Shorten The Fall Drive!

 The WCBE Fall Fund drive is coming soon, and we've got big news: for every $25,000 received on or before October 15th, we will eliminate a day of on-air fundraising at the beginning of the drive! So your donation is key!  

Thanks to listener support, WCBE has been able to provide you with the finest news, information, entertainment, and music available on radio today. Each week, nearly 80,000 prove that when they tune in to 90.5 FM.

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Annual Yard Sale
1:05 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

WCBE Yard Sale September 20th, 2014

 WCBE’s Annual Yard Sale is coming up Saturday, September 20th, from 9:00am to 1:00pm. We'll have CDs, computer gear, books, and holiday décor, plus a variety of items donated by listeners. Best of all, all purchases will benefit Central Ohio’s NPR station. 

Any items not sold at the Yard Sale will be donated to Goodwill. Acceptable items include clothing and most household items. Visit goodwill.org for more information. 

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VIP Events
4:49 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

VIP Concerts: October 2014

Thanks for supporting WCBE at our VIP membership level. The following tickets are available to current VIP members in October!

Tues. Oct. 14th - Robin Trower @ The LC

Thurs. Oct. 16th - Chromeo @ The Newport

Thurs. Oct. 16th - Bassnectar@ The LC

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Upcoming VIP Concerts
3:57 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

VIP Concerts: August & September 2014

 Thanks for supporting WCBE at our VIP membership level. The following tickets are available to current VIP members in August & September!

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Membership News
12:44 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

SOLD OUT - Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? Live at Otterbein August 2!

This event has been SOLD OUT. Michael Feldman’s Whad’Ya Know? is live radio at its  best. Host Michael Feldman entertains and amuses with his own brand of humor and comic asides as he enlightens with “All The News That Isn’t”, interviews guests, trades quips with members of the live studio audience and quizzes two lucky contestants vying for unique prizes. Come on down and be a part of our live audience, talk to Michael on air and play the quiz – your fifteen minutes of fame are waiting for you! Columbus' own Lydia Loveless and Liz Lessner will also be on the the show!

Membership News
6:42 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Salamanders Returned To Oak Glen Nature Preserve

Nearly two-dozen salamanders have been returned to the Oak Glen Nature Preserve in southwest Ohio after an oil spill threatened their habitat.

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