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8:59 am
Fri July 11, 2014

WWNO's FLASH DRIVE Is One Day Only — July 15

If you spend just one day this summer thinking about how much you depend on WWNO, let it be this day. But you can also donate right now and your tax-deductible gift will help keep all your favorite news, entertainment and music programs on the air.

Your financial support helps ensure that you can listen to Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Fresh Air, Car Talk and Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! and directly supports WWNO's local news initiative.

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Members Make It Possible
11:48 am
Sat April 5, 2014

Member Drive Is Not Done Yet! Still Time To Pledge!

Cristian the phone bank ninja, taking your pledges this past week.
Credit Janet Wilson / WWNO

The live on-air fundraising may be over, but WWNO still needs your support right now to reach our spring membership goal.  Membership donations are the station’s primary source of operating revenue — the dollars we use to pay NPR program fees, staff salaries, electricity bills, you name it.

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Members Make It Possible
6:00 am
Thu April 3, 2014

It's Jazz Fest Thursday At WWNO!

Pledge $365 (just a dollar a day!) and you'll not only be supporting great public radio, you'll also get a pair of tickets to Jazz Fest!
Credit Janet Wilson

Pick your weekend, pledge $365 today, and you'll get a pair of tickets to Jazz Fest!

Today only: pledge $365 to WWNO — New Orleans Public Radio (just a dollar a day!) and we will thank you with a pair of tickets to your favorite day of Jazz Fest. Be sure to look at the schedule before you call or pledge online because you will have to pick the first or second weekend to complete the pledge!

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6:00 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Gotta Love Our Mug

Just getta look at that mug!

The public radio mug. We know, we know — you have a ton-o-mugs. But here at 89.9 WWNO, we just love mugs.

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Members Make It Possible
7:49 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

WWNO's One-Day Membership Drive

Janet Wilson WWNO

Wednesday, December 11 is one important day for WWNO — and for you! It's the one "on-air" day of our Year End Fundraiser.

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Members Make It Possible
2:06 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Fall Member Drive In Full Swing!

We love it when the phone lines are all active! Thanks to our volunteers, who love coffee and when you call.
Janet Wilson WWNO


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Music Inside Out with Gwen Thompkins
11:42 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Some Of The Best On Music Inside Out

Shannon Powell, Marcia Ball, Alex McMurray, Dr. Michael White and Jon Cleary

Our good friends at WWNO are in the midst of a fund drive — that niggling but necessary part of the way that public radio in which listeners like you help pay for the programs you love.

Take it from us: the easiest way to listen during a fund drive is with a clear conscience. So give our friends a call and cough up the coin. Then sit back and listen with the smug satisfaction that you’re a member. As they say in the biz: operators are standing-by. 800-286-7002  

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Members Make It Possible
8:57 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Pledge To Win Saints Tickets!

WWNO's Membership Drive is October 18-25, and if you pledge before 9 a.m. on October 25 you could win tickets to see the New Orleans Saints vs. San Francisco 49ers at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on November 17, 2013. Kickoff is 3:25 p.m.  

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Members Make It Possible
8:01 am
Fri September 6, 2013

WWNO’s Fall Membership Drive Will Be October 18 – 25

Some of our great volunteers celebrating a successful shift in the phone bank room.
Janet Wilson

Your donation today is what makes the Membership Drive Kick-Off Hour a success. When you give to the Lagniappe Fund, you lead the way, encouraging other listeners to become new members of the station.  They hear your message loud and clear: Public radio is important.

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7:30 pm
Mon March 25, 2013

Video: A Day in the Life of a WWNO Producer

WWNO — New Orleans Public Radio, is listener-supported. That means support from the 1.5 million people in the station's 11-parish audience is our number-one means of support.

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