Thank you for considering a donation to support Baton Rouge Community Radio WHYR 96.9 FM. WHYR is a all-volunteer non-profit community radio station sustained primarily by donations from listeners. WHYR is a project of the Baton Rouge Progressive Network, a 501(c)(3) non-profit. All donations are tax-deductible.

Make a Donation

Each year, our annual operation costs are $30,000 to keep the station on the air. These costs include rent, utilities, licensing fees, and necessary equipment and technology. Your donation will allow us to continue this important work!

Annual Operations Fund

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Become a Sustaining Donor

If you would prefer to set up an automatic monthly donation of any amount, please see our separate recurring donations page. Automatic monthly donations are a big help to our station budget and are easier on your budget than a one-time pledge.

Become an Underwriter

Businesses interested in underwriting on WHYR, 96.9 FM, please see our Underwriting page.

Other Ways to Give

  • AmazonSmile: Set Baton Rouge Progressive Network as your Amazon Smile Charity and we will receive donations each time you purchase qualifying items!
  • Here Today Gone Tomorrow: Donate your used items to this local thrift store in our name and we will receive a portion of the sell price as a donation!
  • Vehicle Donation: Donate your old vehicle to support community radio!

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