fund drive http://kuer.org en Thank You for Supporting KUER's Technology Drive! http://kuer.org/post/thank-you-supporting-kuers-technology-drive <p>Thank you so much to all of our listeners who donated during our one-day Technology Fund Drive on December 6th, 2013!&nbsp; We ended up&nbsp;raising $52,260-&nbsp;close to our $60K goal!&nbsp; We heard from&nbsp;579 listeners from all over the state as well as&nbsp;from Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico,&nbsp;Oregon, and Texas,&nbsp;and we&nbsp;gained 42 new sustaining members.&nbsp; This technology fund drive helps us maintain our extensive translator system, which allows us to reach over 80% of the state on-air. Sat, 07 Dec 2013 02:18:26 +0000 Renee Bright 39214 at http://kuer.org Thank You for Supporting KUER's Technology Drive! Today Only: Enter to Win Tickets to Ira Glass on April 12th http://kuer.org/post/today-only-enter-win-tickets-ira-glass-april-12th <p><strong>We’re giving away prizes all day during our Technology Fund Drive on December 6th! </strong></p><p>When you <a href="https://pledge.kuer.org">donate to KUER </a>during Morning Edition (6-9am) and All Things Considered (3-6:30pm) on Friday, December 6th, you’ll be automatically entered to win&nbsp;one of&nbsp;2&nbsp;sets of 4 tickets to <strong>Reinventing Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass </strong>at Kingsbury Hall on April 12<sup>th</sup> along with a pre-show meet and greet reception!&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:57:16 +0000 Renee Bright 39135 at http://kuer.org Today Only: Enter to Win Tickets to Ira Glass on April 12th Get your 2014 Calendar featuring KUER Fan Art http://kuer.org/post/get-your-2014-calendar-featuring-kuer-fan-art <p>Ring in the New Year with KUER’s 2014 Calendar, featuring artwork from listeners of the station, including cover artwork from Claire Lordon- winner of our recent hoodie design contest.&nbsp; Each month will give you an update on the many accomplishments from KUER’s news, programming and membership departments over the past year.&nbsp; <a href="https://pledge.kuer.org" target="_blank">Support your public radio station while also supporting local artists with your one-time donation of $120, or $10/month, and we will thank you with our 2014 Calendar.</a></p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:00:30 +0000 Renee Bright 39132 at http://kuer.org Get your 2014 Calendar featuring KUER Fan Art Volunteer for KUER's Technology Fund Drive, Friday Dec 6th http://kuer.org/post/volunteer-kuers-technology-fund-drive-friday-dec-6th <p>We&nbsp;are holding a fast and furious one-day Technology Fund Drive on <strong>Friday, December 6th, </strong>and we need volunteers to answer phones and take pledges.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Shifts are 2-3 hours in length and vary throughout the day. Come and get a behind-the-scenes look at KUER, enjoy some great company, and eat&nbsp;some delicious food. If you would like to help us out please sign up by <a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1OAWFFop0ACUMQpVyB0SMTPoPXXYixJd2xR1HK4W0JZw/viewform">clicking here</a>.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:47:48 +0000 Renee Bright 39016 at http://kuer.org Volunteer for KUER's Technology Fund Drive, Friday Dec 6th Enter For Your Chance to Win an iPad! http://kuer.org/post/enter-your-chance-win-ipad <p><em><strong>This contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered!</strong></em></p><p></p><p>KUER’s Technology Fund Drive is just around the corner on December 6<sup>th</sup>, but you can help us by <a href="https://pledge.kuer.org">pledging your donation today</a>!&nbsp; <strong>Everybody that makes a pledge or registers before December 6<sup>th</sup> will be automatically entered into a drawing to win an Apple iPad Air!&nbsp;</strong></p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 21:36:46 +0000 Renee Bright 38500 at http://kuer.org Enter For Your Chance to Win an iPad! Fall 2013 Fund Drive Results http://kuer.org/post/fall-2013-fund-drive-results <p><strong>THANK YOU</strong> to each of our generous listeners who helped make our fall fund drive a huge success! Our goal was $525,000, and we&rsquo;re thrilled to say that you helped us surpass that &ndash; with a <strong>total of $540,000</strong>.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 16:01:06 +0000 Renee Bright 36218 at http://kuer.org Fall 2013 Fund Drive Results Offer a Challenge Grant for KUER's Fall Fund Drive http://kuer.org/post/offer-challenge-grant-kuers-fall-fund-drive <p>If you own or manage a business or local organization, support KUER by offering a challenge grant during our Fall Fund Drive, September 18-27, 2013. Challenge grant are a unique way for your company to participate during the fund drive and receive concentrated on-air exposure while receiving listener goodwill toward your company for your support of public radio.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:03:56 +0000 Gayle Ewer 35040 at http://kuer.org Offer a Challenge Grant for KUER's Fall Fund Drive SOLD OUT - KUER's Second Annual Savory Salt Lake Event, June 14 http://kuer.org/post/sold-out-kuers-second-annual-savory-salt-lake-event-june-14 <p>Tickets for KUER's Second Annual Savory Salt Lake have been sold out and there will not be any ticket sales at the door.</p><p><em><strong>“I haven't had that much fun in ages. It was truly special.”&nbsp;</strong>-&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lynne&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rossetto</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Kasper, host of American Public Media’s The Splendid Table</span></p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:56:04 +0000 Gayle Ewer 28355 at http://kuer.org SOLD OUT - KUER's Second Annual Savory Salt Lake Event, June 14 Meet Douglas from Central, Utah. http://kuer.org/post/meet-douglas-central-utah Douglas is a KUER member from Central, Utah. Why does he give? <iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/64400271" width="500" height="281" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe> <p><a href="http://vimeo.com/64400271">GiveReceive DOUGLAS</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/user17822226">KUER 90.1</a> on <a href="http://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:43:56 +0000 Tristin Tabish 28240 at http://kuer.org Support KUER's Investment in Broadcast Technology http://kuer.org/post/support-kuers-investment-broadcast-technology <p>Keeping up with the frenetic pace of technology can be daunting – and very expensive. This year, KUER will invest $375,000 in equipment, resources and upgrades related to broadcast technology. As you consider your year-end giving, we would be privileged to be included in all that you do to make our community strong.&nbsp;<a href="https://pledge.kuer.org/alleg/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=DEFAULT&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=vOU2bz5JCWmgCDbf53nm9ezWDeZ%2beA1M" target="_blank">Your tax-deductible year-end gift will go a long way toward helping us achieve our technology goals this coming year. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 19:01:26 +0000 Gayle Ewer 21529 at http://kuer.org Support KUER's Investment in Broadcast Technology Volunteer for the Technology Drive http://kuer.org/post/volunteer-technology-drive <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHFhWmtWTmI5bkRYTlNSeldXTnFPclE6MQ#gid=0" target="_blank">Click here to volunteer for KUER's&nbsp;Technology Drive!&nbsp;</a></p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:22:13 +0000 Gayle Ewer 21285 at http://kuer.org Volunteer for the Technology Drive Faces of KUER http://kuer.org/post/faces-kuer <p>Public radio listeners are known for their vast mug collections. But we’re collecting mugs of a different kind. Send us a picture of your face, and we’ll include it in a collage that we’re creating to promote KUER. Your mug will be featured with other listeners’ faces in our annual report and on Facebook. As a dedicated listener, you help make up the face of KUER. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:10:26 +0000 Gayle Ewer 21280 at http://kuer.org Faces of KUER Tell Us How KUER Keeps You Connected http://kuer.org/post/tell-us-how-kuer-keeps-you-connected <p>KUER’s signal reaches far and wide. Share your stories about how KUER keeps you connected at home or on the road. Call (801) 581-7549 or e-mail an mp3 file to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:ttabish@kuer.org">ttabish@kuer.org</a>&nbsp;(please be sure to include your name and where you’re calling from). Stories will be considered for on-air broadcast during our Technology Drive.</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:06:23 +0000 Gayle Ewer 21279 at http://kuer.org Tell Us How KUER Keeps You Connected