Membership News

This holiday season, WCBE partners with DNO Produce to help feed families throughout the central Ohio community. For every donation made to WCBE up through December 31st, DNO will donate 2 lbs of fresh produce to the Mid-Ohio Food Bank.

Your support helps this radio station, and also helps those less fortunate. Donations can be made on our website here or by mail; WCBE's mailing address is:

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

Are you ready to tailgate but stay Toasty-Warm? Then join us on Saturday, November 28th from 9am-5pm at Woodlands Tavern on 3rd Avenue in Grandview for our third annual "Beat Michigan" party! The game will be powered up on multiple big screen tv’s (inside and outside)! Watch the BIG-GAME rivalry between O-S-U and Michigan with us and enjoy free catering from Great Point Kitchen!

Doors open at 9AM and the game kicks-off at noon.

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

It’s that time again when we request your wonderful enthusiasm for WCBE’s Fall 2015 Membership Campaign: Thursday, October 15 – Friday, October 23, 2015.

WCBE conducts on-air fundraisers twice a year. Volunteers are needed to answer telephones and take pledges for these events. 

  • Morning, day, evening and weekend hours are available.
  • Training is provided at the start of each shift. Please arrive 1/2 early for training.
  • Refreshments & food are always provided!

Please take a look at the shift schedule below.

 OCTOBER   MODEST MOUSE - FRI. OCT. 16TH @ THE LC

GANGSTAGRASS - SUN. OCT. 18TH @ RUMBA CAFE

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT - MON. OCT. 20TH @ THE LC

BRONZE RADIO RETURN - WED. OCT. 21ST @ RUMBA CAFE

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!

AUGUST 

  HARD WORKING AMERICANS - SUN. AUG. 16TH @ PARK STREET SALOON 

 THE AVETT BROTHERS/SHAKEY GRAVES/LAKE STREET DIVE - FRI. AUG. 21ST @ THE LC 

 SEPTEMBER 

 THE TALLEST MAN ON EARTH/LYDIA LAMB - WED. SEPT. 2ND @ THE NEWPORT 

 RATATAT - FRI. SEPT. 4TH @ THE NEWPORT 

 COUNTING CROWS/CITIZEN COPE/HOLLIS BROWN - MON. SEPT. 7TH @ THE LC 

The WCBE Yard Sale is coming up this Saturday,  May 30th from 9am-1pm at WCBE, 540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard. Along with appraisals from Garth's Auctions, and our Electronics Recycling Day, we'll also be accepting bids for a 1977 Bally Evel Knievel pinball machine. 

FREE and easy to do! WCBE, in conjunction with Goodwill Columbus, will be accepting old and unwanted electronics – outdated cell phones, computers, cameras, chargers, DVD players, fax machines, microwaves, monitors, MP3 players, scanners, stereo equipment, telephones, vacuums, video game systems, and more – for  FREE, environmentally-safe recycling during our annual yard sale on May 30th from 9am-1pm at the WCBE studios, 540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard. All donations are tax exempt.*

And help support WCBE! From now until May 29th, WCBE will be accepting donations of items that can be sold at the WCBE Yard Sale*, which will be held May 30th from 9am-1pm at WCBE, 540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard. Donations will be accepted Mon-Fri, 9am-2pm and 3-4pm** and Sun, 2pm-6pm. Donations are tax deductible (donors can request donation receipts on site) and all proceeds from the yard sale will support WCBE, central Ohio’s NPR station.

columbusfoundation.org

The Big Give benefits WCBE and other non-profit organizations in central Ohio.

Correction: Pet Day ends at 7pm. We apologize for the confusion.

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

Updated 1/13/2015 4:22PM

Our payment host (Blackbaud) has notified us that they have encountered technical difficulties with their payment processing service. We were notified that this issue has been resolved. Listeners will should be able to make donations or purchase tickets online at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

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

JANUARY

Jack White - Jan. 31 @ The Schott
 

FEBRUARY

Charlie Mars - Feb. 7th @ Woodland's Tavern

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!

Shop & Support

Nov 19, 2014

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

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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