Support

SUSTAINABILITY

Sustainabilty of Community Radio absolutely depends on the support of the community it serves.  There are a number of ways you can support community radio in the Salmo / Ymir area.  Please take a moment to discover how you can play a vital role in this valuable community asset.

DONATE
Donations are a great way to help keep Community Radio alive and well.  These donations can be in the form of cash or items that cas can buy. office supples, equipment, furnishings, building supplies, light bulbs and cleaning supplies are all items that can meet specific needs of the station.  If you can help through donatins of cash or in kind items, please click here to make a cash donation or click here to make an “in kind” donation.  Thank you for your support.

MEMBERSHIP
Membership is another great way to support community radio financially and is an avenue towards serving as a volunteer at the station in many capacities.  Membership entitles you to full access to the training and workshops we offer as well many volunteer opportunities that are so vital to our sustainability.  We have membership options available that makes it affordable for just about anyone.  If you are interested in Membership, click herenow.

SPONSORSHIP
Another way to do your part towards sustaining Community Radio in Salmo / Ymir is to Sponsor the station or a specific program you like to listen to.  Paid sponsorship allows you to contribute to the daily operating expenses of CFAD and at the same time promote your business, organization or event to our listening audience.  We do limit the number of sponsorship ads we run throughout our broadcast day in order to remain sensitive to the fundamental difference between commercial radio and community radio.  For more information on how you can purchase paid sponsorship spots,click here.

VOLUNTEER

Once you have become a member, volunteering is a great way to roll up your sleeves, jump in and get involved in the day to day workings of Community Radio.  There are dozens of ways that those willing to volunteer some time can contribute to the overall success of your Community Radio Station.  Following are some of the volunteer opportunities we offer to members of Salmo Community Radio:

  • Programming (Show host or producer, announcer)
  • Technical (sound engineer, recording, editing, website maintenance)
  • Administrative (bookkeeping, record keeping, correspondence, grant writing)
  • Sponsorship (sales, ad writing)
  • Marketing (special events promotion, fund raising, online promotion, public relations)
  • Maintenance (Building & Grounds upkeep & beautification)
  • Regulatory Issues (oversee & manage regulatory requirements)
  • Director (Board of directors, Society)