Josie Lenora reads news coverage for KUAR 89.1.

MISSION

KUAR 89.1 and KLRE Classical 90.5 aim to deepen insight into the human experience, empower decision making and enrich the lives of those served through quality news and cultural programs. KUAR is the NPR provider of the region. As it moves forward in its mission, the organization also celebrates 50 years of providing public radio to central Arkansas.


GIVING OPPORTUNITIES

• $200: Sponsor central Arkansas’ most listened to radio program, Morning Edition

• $1,500: Sponsor locally produced program with Southern voices and contemporary arts, Arts & Letters

• $6,000: Sponsor KLRE classical favorites with a modern spin, Performance Today

• $20,000: Sponsor the broadcasting tower, an integral part of the entire operation!


FUNDRAISERS AND EVENTS

• Fall Fund Drive (Oct. 1-8): Listen live on KUAR 89.1 FM or tell your smart device to play KUAR news! As a listener supported station, relying on financial support from our local community, we ask individuals to give us a call at 501.916.6400 to donate and businesses to connect with us for corporate support. 

• Planned Giving Seminar (Oct. 20 at 11:30 a.m.): Join us at the UA Little Rock Bailey Center to learn strategies to fulfill your philanthropic passions. Email Ginger Daril at vlkays@ualr.edu or call 501.916.6436 to RSVP. Lunch provided.


FUNDING SOURCES

Individual Giving: 40%
Corporate Support (Underwriting): 25%
UA Little Rock Support: 15%
Grants & Endowments: 16%
UAMS Partnership: 4%


5820 Asher Ave., Ste. 400
Little Rock, AR 72204
501.916.6400 | ualrpublicradio.org

  

Established: 1972
Employees: 12
Service Area: Central Arkansas


General Manager: Nathan Vandiver

FRIENDS OF KLRE/KUAR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Stephanie Jackson, President
Lacy Selig, Vice President
Dr. Amanda Moore, Secretary
Quinten Whiteside, Board Recruitment & Governance Chair
Jeannie Fetting, Sustainers & Supporters Co-Chair
Carmen Portillo, Sustainers & Supporters Co-Chair
Ben Grimes, Events and Community Outreach Chair