Station Announcements

KFAI, Fresh Air Radio provides access to community members to actively participate in the creation of media.

Contributing members, be sure to check your mail for KFAI’s board of directors ballot enclosed inside the new KFAI Program Guide. Please cast your ballot by Friday, November 12, 2010, 6:00 p.m. For additional information on contributing member candidates, click Here:https://www.kfai.org/files/2011CandidateInformation.pdf. Thank you.

Thank you for supporting KFAI Community Radio! You helped KFAI raise over $65,500 for the fall pledge drive. More than 220 volunteers joined over 935 community members to bring in support of independent, diverse, adventurous information and sounds on your radio dial!

We ended our fall drive at midnight October 8th, two-thirds of the way to our goal.

KFAI is seeking listeners and volunteers to join the 2011-12 KFAI Board of Directors. Listener member applications are due on Friday, October 8, 2010 and volunteer member applications on Friday, November 12, 2010. For more information, click Here:http://www.kfai.org/elections

KFAI Wants Your Input! Please join the KFAI Strategic Planning Working Group for a public forum on SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18th at 10AM @ In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre located at 1500 East Lake St., Minneapolis, MN

This is to be the first of three public events intended to involve as many KFAI listeners, members, program hosts, and community members as possible.

KFAI is now accepting proposals for a program opening on Sundays from Noon-1pm. Programming in this times slot is dedicated to serving the international and immigrant communities in the Twin Cities.

A program proposal can be found HERE:files/KFAIProgramAbstract2010.doc

Proposal forms should be typed or printed clearly.

The GOONDAS visit KFAI tonight at 10pm. A fun, energetic group. . .check out their web page here:http://www.myspace.com/thegoondas for a preview.

Also we get a visit from Bill Marshall and Lady Tobalyas who will serenade us acoustically. Bill and Lady T entertained us last New Years Eve on KFAI.

KFAI is accepting your treasure-trove of new or gently used audio (LP’s CD’s..no cassettes) and DVD’s for resale at the KFAI Spring Record Sale, April 23-25th, held during the Midwest Mountaineering Outdoor Expo. You can bring your donation to KFAI during business hours, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, M-F and receive a receipt for your donation.

On behalf of KFAI’s board of directors, volunteers, and staff, THANK YOU to the 1,025 listeners who pledged $89,700 to KFAI’s Spring Pledge Drive.

Once again this summer, KFAI will host eight teenage girls for our fifth Youth News Initiative. The program is held June 22nd through August 13th, three days per week from 10am-1pm. The girls learn radio producing skills, job and economic readiness skills and have the opportunity to visit other broadcast organizations around the Twin Cities.