Friday, September 30, 2011

October: Fall, Fun & Festivals

October is a big month for fun and festivals in Tucson and Southern Arizona. We invite you to join KXCI at many of the great events happening around our community in October; click the links to learn more about each event.

Tucson Shot Rock, open through Oct. 29th at 245 East Congress (follow link to more Tucson Rocks events and openings)

Tucson Bluegrass Festival, October 28-30

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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Tucson's Community Radio - Membership Drive Update

2:15pm Wednesday update:

We've reached our goal of $110,000 and the fall membership drive is now OVER!

We'd like to thank the more than 1,000 people who phoned in, stopped in or pledged online, helping raise the $110,000 we needed to sustain and grow station operations at Your Community Radio!

Did you miss your chance to pledge? We sent the phone volunteers home, but you can also still give online: simply CLICK HERE.

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Friday, September 16, 2011

Membership Drive Update

As of 7am Wednesday we've raised $70,635 to keep KXCI healthy! Catch "KXCI Fever" to move our fundraising thermometer up a little more! Call now at 520-623-1000 or

CLICK HERE to make a web pledge. Each pledge, either by phone or online, gets us a little closer to the goal of keeping Your Community Radio going - and growing - in Tucson and Southern Arizona.

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Monday, September 12, 2011

KXCI Tucson Fall Membership Drive Thanks You!

Thursday 9pm update:

Thanks to the more than 430 people who have donated $51,000 toward our goal of $110,000! The KXCI Fall Membership Drive is rollicking forward and we're looking for your call at 520-623-1000. You can also pledge online right now at or just click "Pledge Now" at the top of any page at

That's a good start - but we need to keep building the momentum with YOUR call or online pledge right now. Proceeds support KXCI's non-profit mission of providing eclectic radio programming throughout Tucson and Southern Arizona.

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Friday, September 09, 2011

KXCI Power Hour A Great Success!

KXCI volunteers and fans came together on Friday, September 9th from 8:00am to 9:00am for the station's first-ever Power Hour, an attempt to raise at least $10,000 in pledges in one 60-minute period on Your Morning Brew.

The station's supporters did not call in with $10,000... they called in with $11,866 (!!!) making it the single largest hour of fundraising in the station's almost 28 year history. Between calls and web pledges, 105 people made generous gifts.

The Power Hour was the unofficial kick-off celebration of the KXCI Fall Membership Drive at 91.3FM, which begins formally on Tuesday, September 13th.

Between early renewals through direct mail, the renewal of last fall's initial sustaining members, and now the Power Hour, the station has raised more than $37,000 of the fall drive's $110,000 goal, hopefully setting up the station for a successful - and short - on-air campaign this fall.

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