78
78
2

NPR for the Rio Grande Valley

$6,460 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 80 people in 17 days
Created May 31, 2019
The Rio Grande Valley is now the largest market in the U.S. without its own NPR station.  We are raising funds to help launch a brand new station, with more power,  that will serve the entire Rio Grande Valley.  This new station will endeavor to carry on the broadcasting tradition that 88FM (now sold) maintained for 30 years.  The NPR programming so loved in the valley, such as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Fresh Air will continue on the new station.  In addition, some of the most popular local programming will be retained as well.  The ultimate end is to build a first-rate NPR station that will serve the educational and cultural needs of the entire RGV with top-notch programming.

The funding raised here will go to the 501c3 NonProfit group - SaveNPRintheRGV for the purpose of launching the new NPR station either independently or in cooperation with The University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley.

The funds will be sent by check to Dr. W. F. Strong and then given to SaveNPRintheRGV or directly to UTRGV if they agree to create the NPR station on campus, whichever is most prudent and expedient at the time.  Dr. Dominguez will keep photocopies of the checks and certify that the funds have been transferred appropriately.
+ Read More
Doing well in donations. Almost at 1500.00. Thank you all. President Bailey said today that he's willing to look at proposals. So we need to up these totals to make a good case for community support. Thanks for your help
+ Read More

$6,460 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 80 people in 17 days
Created May 31, 2019
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
LG
$50
Laura Garcia
4 mins ago
DG
$20
Diego Gomez
1 hour ago
RB
$200
Rachael Brown
2 hours ago
JM
$100
Jeselle Mathews
9 hours ago
HJ
$20
Harriett Joseph
11 hours ago
NH
$50
Nikkie Hodgson
23 hours ago
MG
$10
Maria Galasso
1 day ago
SD
$100
Sheila Dooley
1 day ago
KY
$50
Katy Youker
1 day ago
MS
$10
Michael Seifert
1 day ago
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.