TROY Public Radio launches fall fund drive to support programming

September 21, 2018

TROY Public Radio’s fall fund drive, which helps support the programming offered by the network, kicks off today.

The drive will run through Sept. 28, and offers different options through which supporters can make donations. Listeners can contribute to Troy University Public Radio by calling 1-800-800-6616 or online. Contributions may also be sent by mail to Troy University Public Radio, Wallace Hall, Troy University, Troy, AL 36082. All contributions are tax deductible.

This year’s fund drive offers listeners the opportunity to keep their support going on a monthly basis through the Monthly Sustainer Option, which enables to designated a monthly gift amount.

“No matter the day or the time, TROY Public Radio is always here for the listeners with a deep unflinching commitment to facts, a promise of open knowledge for all and a dedication to respectful, civil conversation that includes a variety of perspectives and viewpoints,” said Kyle Gassiott, operations manager. “It’s only through the generous, ongoing listener support that TROY Public Radio can continue to build bridges and enrich our thinking on a myriad of issues.”

TROY Public Radio offers programming such as “Morning Edition,” “Radiolab,” “All Things Considered,” “The New Yorker Radio Hour,” “Fresh Air,” “Here and Now,” “On Point,” “On Being,” “The TED Radio Hour” and local shows such as “In Focus with Carolyn Hutcheson” and “Talk of TROY.”

TROY Public Radio offers world, national and regional news, arts and cultural programming on 89.9 FM Montgomery/Troy, 88.7 FM Dothan, 91.7 FM Columbus/Phenix City and HD Channel 1. Hybrid Digital service, available free to listeners with HD radios, also includes HD Channel 2 Classical Music 24 and HD Channel 3 BBC World News. All of the Troy University Public Radio stations and HD channels offer listeners a commercial-free radio experience.