Support Classical 90.5

As a non-profit public station, Classical 90.5 depends on direct local financial support for our classical music programs, including locally-produced broadcasts and to pay the acquisition fees for national and international programs. We depend on three main sources of income:

  • Listeners and businesses in our local community. They comprise our largest source of funding.
  • Foundations and philanthropic organizations.
  • Government grants.

You can help enhance Classical 90.5’s ability to continue providing the world’s greatest music in a number of ways.

Become a member

Make a yearly contribution to Public Radio Partnership and Classical 90.5 to become a member of your favorite public radio station. You will help maintain your favorite programs and will receive other benefits as a supporting listener. Learn more about Public Radio Partnership’s giving levels and membership benefits.

Membership levels begin as low as $52. Become a member or renew your membership today.

If you made a pledge during one of our membership drives, you can easily and securely pay your pledge on-line. To learn more please contact Membership at 814-6525.

Another way to support Classical 90.5 is to donate your car! Donating your vehicle to an organization you believe in is an easy way to make a contribution that supports the programming you rely on!


Individuals, businesses and community organizations can support Classical 90.5 by sponsoring our broadcasts or other activities. Underwriting is a way to deliver your message to an audience that values high quality.

Many of our business sponsors say their presence on public radio is the most effective marketing they do. Find out why in the Ten Reasons Why Your Business Should Be On Public Radio.

To learn more about underwriting on Classical 90.5, visit Public Radio Partnership, E-mail underwriting, or call Gray Smith, Director of Corporate Support, at (502) 814-6521.

Program endowment

Public Radio Partnership’s Local Programming Fund is a vehicle for individuals, foundations and corporations to support the development, production and distribution of new programs by Classical 90.5. Your generous one-time or multi-year gift will help us research the viability of proposals for new programs, pay production costs, fund marketing efforts, and enable potential national or regional distribution.

Learn more about our Programming Fund from Gray Smith, (502) 814-6521.

Planned giving

Declaring your intent to include Classical 90.5 in your will, trust or other beneficiary instruments will help guarantee Classical 90.5’s ability to remain a strong and vital source of the world’s great classical music for years to come.

Find out more by contacting Gray Smith, (502) 814-6521.