Donations and pledges via mail, phone, and internet continue to pour in even though KYUK has met the goal, finalized the Village Showdown, and effectively wrapped up the 2014 Fall Fundraiser.
The final part of the process took place on Friday morning, and listeners waited to hear if their name would be on of the nine lucky winners in the Grand Prize Drawing. Read more →
Kwethluk has once again won KYUK’s Village Showdown in the total giving category while Atmautluak has claimed victory in the first ever inclusion of the per person village giving category. With their generous pledging both villages have won live broadcast’s of their boys and girls high school basketball this season.
“We can’t wait to get out to Atmautluak and Kwethluk this season,” says KYUK’s Director of Operations Shane Iverson.” Or they may choose to send us to an away game so all the fans back home can catch the games.”
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Doug Molyneaux’s promise to match the dollar amount pledged by new KYUK members helped generate $3,740 in new membership pledges this fall. Molyneaux , an independent fisheries biologist and devoted KYUK listener, says his goal was to generate a larger pool of donors for the only public radio station broadcasting throughout the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
“KYUK is a tremendous asset to the YK Delta, ” says Molyneaux. “I particularly appreciate the news programing and the forum KYUK provides to discuss the fish and wildlife issues so important to the people of the YK. Read more →
Anyone who makes a pledge between 12pm and 9pm will be entered into another “Hot Drawing” for tonight.
Check out the prizes below, and be sure to get your pledge in my clicking HERE, or call 907.543.0234!
ArXotica Beauty Products Prize Package
(4) Portable Device Chargers
Camouflaged Calista Hats
Homemade Fireweed/Jalepeno Jelly
Homemade Citrus Marmalade
(Thursday’s other “Hot Drawing” was completed earlier. Click here to see the list of winners and prizes)