fund drive http://kuer.org en Sold Out: Join KUER at the Lyle Lovett & His Large Band Concert on July 25th http://kuer.org/post/sold-out-join-kuer-lyle-lovett-his-large-band-concert-july-25th <p><em><strong>Tickets are sold out to this event:</strong></em></p><p>Join KUER&nbsp;and see&nbsp;<strong>Lyle Lovett &amp; His Large Band</strong> on Friday, July 25th at 7:30pm as part of the Red Butte Garden's Concert Series. <a href="https://pledgekuer.org">For your tax-deductible donation of $240</a>, you’ll get to join KUER for a pre-show reception at 6:30pm and watch the concert from the VIP patio seats. Your tickets will also give you special VIP access to the concert venue to avoid the general admission line.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:03:48 +0000 Renee Bright 48039 at http://kuer.org Sold Out: Join KUER at the Lyle Lovett & His Large Band Concert on July 25th KUER Volunteer Party at the Broadway, May 28th! http://kuer.org/post/kuer-volunteer-party-broadway-may-28th <p>Calling all KUER volunteers: you're invited to our <strong>Volunteer Thank You Party!</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We've&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">finally coming up for air here at KUER after</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;our Spring Fund Drive.&nbsp; We raised $460,000 and gained 600 new sustaining members during this fund drive.&nbsp; All in all, a huge success, and we couldn't&nbsp;have done it without your help, so we're thanking you with a party!</span></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 22:52:33 +0000 Renee Bright 46367 at http://kuer.org KUER Volunteer Party at the Broadway, May 28th! Congratulations to Savory Salt Lake Winners: R&R BBQ, Vinto, and Les Madeleines! http://kuer.org/post/congratulations-savory-salt-lake-winners-rr-bbq-vinto-and-les-madeleines <p>Savory Salt Lake 2014 was a success, showcasing some of the best restaurants in Utah all under one roof! Over 300 guests mingled at The Leonardo with other public radio lovers, KUER&nbsp;staff, and the celebrity guest judges of the evening. The judges included RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio, freelance food critic, Vanessa Chang, and silver medalist at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Devin Logan, who proudly wore her medal for the entire evening.</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:27:18 +0000 Renee Bright 46228 at http://kuer.org Congratulations to Savory Salt Lake Winners: R&R BBQ, Vinto, and Les Madeleines! 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 KUER's Second Annual Savory Salt Lake Event, June 14, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuers-second-annual-savory-salt-lake-event-june-14-2013 <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 KUER's Second Annual Savory Salt Lake Event, June 14, 2013 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