Development Blog

KBOO Pickin' 'ppreciation Party: a bluegrass breakfast fundraiser featuring Music From The True Vine

Join us May 6th from 9:30-11am at the Oregon Historical Society for a breakfast music event celebrating our station's long history of airing bluegrass music and supporting this music throughout the Pacific Northwest. The hosts from our popular bluegrass radio show, Music Fr... Read more

The Spring Silent Drive Strikes Again!

The KBOO Silent Drive is your chance to support your favorite community radio station AND have a chance to win some fabulous prizes! When we come together, we build our community’s resilience and there is no better time to invest in KBOO than now. Become a KBOO member and ... Read more

What is this Silent Drive?

The KBOO Silent Drive is your chance to support your favorite community radio station AND have a chance to win some fabulous prizes! When we come together, we build our community’s resilience and there is no better time to invest in KBOO than now.   Grand Prize: a three-d... Read more

June 2017 Listening Sessions

  via GIPHY Development Director Becky Meiers will be in KBOO's translator communities, facilitating listening sessions. We're looking to deepen our external connections with our listeners and members; we will bring strategic plans, and we welcome your questions and ... Read more

Please Comment on FCC Changes!

  Becky here! I'm the Development Director at KBOO. Communications policy is on my mind these days, and I'm hoping to share a few issues with you. The FCC is reviewing their rules for broadcasters, and proposes to eliminate the main studio rule (Docket 17-105) among other... Read more

8 Days A Week: a benefit screening for KBOO Community Radio

  KBOO Community Radio, Music Millenium, and Cinema 21 are bringing you the world premiere of Ron Howard's new documentary, 8 Days A Week!   Join us at Cinema 21, located at 616 NW 21st Ave. in Portland, on September 15th at 7pm.    This world-premiere screening — the o... Read more

KBOO Diversity Statement

KBOO Diversity Statement KBOO recognizes that individual, systemic, and institutional oppressions have deprived many groups and individuals of equal employment opportunity. Further, KBOO’s mission and charter ensure that we will focus on those who are most underserved in o... Read more

Vote KBOO for Best of Portland 2016!

Thanks to our community members, listeners, and supporters, KBOO Community Radio has been nominated for 4 categories in Willamette Week's Best of Portland Awards for 2016! Please vote for KBOO under Personality/Media: Best Radio Station (Music) Best Radio Station (Talk) ... Read more

KBOO Email newsletters

  Every month, KBOO Community Radio submits a digital newsletter to all who express interest in receiving it. If you'd like to receive a copy, sign up here. All email addresses are kept confidential and are not shared with any other organizations or individuals. Read more

KBOO Celebrates National Radio Day

National Radio Day is August 20th this year, and KBOO is participating in a day to celebrate radio communities all over the US. From the National Radio Day website: National Radio Day is a time to honor one of the most longstanding electronic media and its role in our every... Read more