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KDNK is Cultivating Community with our Fall Membership Drive

KDNK is Cultivating Community with our Fall Membership Drive August 31, 2011
The 2011 KDNK Fall Membership Drive is here. The goal is $60,000. Your support is what keeps your community radio station strong. We're asking for your support. Join or renew your membership today by calling 970.963.0139 or just click here. Thanks for your help. We simply can't do it without you! Photo of Eliette Rutledge and her giant sunflower. Send sunflower contest entries to steve at kdnk.org by Friday!

KDNK presents: Educating and the Art of Teaching in a Standardized World

KDNK presents: Educating and the Art of Teaching in a Standardized World August 24, 2011

The panel discussion is this Wednesday, August 24th from 7 to 8 pm in the Calloway Room at the Third Street Center in Carbondale. The panel includes:

 

- Ben Bahmfalk – teacher at Roaring Fork High School

- Debbie Bruell – School Board Member, Roaring Fork School District

- Jim Gilchrist – Principal, Aspen Community School

- Aaron Garland – teacher, Yampah Mountain High School

 

The event will be broadcast live on KDNK. We’ll also be taking your questions. The event is free and open to the public as part of KDNK’s fall membership drive!

KDNK News seeks a reporter/producer.

July 20, 2011
KDNK News is looking for a dynamic reporter/producer. There are not many reporting jobs like this. In all the best ways it's like reporting for your college newspaper. But with the pay, support and time to do the high quality journalism that is eroding from mainstream media.

Spring Renewal Membership Drive

Spring Renewal Membership Drive February 23, 2011
KDNK's Spring Membership drive is over! Thank you for helping us reach our $60,000 goal. Your support is what keeps community radio strong. From all of us at KDNK, thank you.

If you're still looking to pledge, join or renew give us a call at 970-963-0139. Or you can do it right here at KDNK.org. Just click on "Support."

Labor of Love Auction Coming

Labor of Love Auction Coming November 29, 2010
KDNK Labor of Love auction is on the air from 6-8pm on November 29-December 2 and again on Saturday December 4 from 10-noon.

There will be a silent auction and holiday craft sale at the Village Smith for First Friday, December 3 starting at 5 pm.

Check back as the catalog will be posted soon.


Contact us at 970 963-0139 with any questions about the auction. Bidder registration starts November 22.

Youth Radio Hiring Fundraiser

October 27, 2010
To find out more about the Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program please click on the Youth Radio link.

KDNK Annual Meeting Information and Bylaws proposed changes

October 12, 2010
Click the links to review the proposed bylaws changes.

The following is designed to comply with the Community Advisory Board requirements in § 396(k)(8) of the Communications Act of 1934 as interpreted by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting:

KDNK Community Radio has established a Community Advisory Board (CAB).

The CAB meets annually, or more often if its members so desire.

The CAB is made up of members of the community in KDNK's broadcast area. Its members live in the Roaring Fork Valley of Colorado and certain of its surrounding communities. The members of the CAB have volunteered to serve on the CAB. On air announcements are used periodically to recruit new members to the CAB.

The CAB does not have authority to exercise any control over the daily management or operation of KDNK.  The CAB sets its own agenda. The purpose of the CAB is to review programming goals established by the station; review KDNK's service to the community; and to review the significant policy decisions rendered by the governing board.

The CAB shall advise the governing board of the station whether the programming and other significant policies of the station are meeting the specialized educational and cultural needs of the communities served by the station. The advisory board may make recommendations to the governing board to meet those specialized needs.

The CAB is guided by a member of KDNK's governing board and the station manager, but these individuals serve the CAB solely in an administrative role. The management and operational functions of the governing board are separate from the functions of the CAB.

To serve on the CAB, contact Steve at 963-0139.

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KDNK Membership Drive Events and Information

KDNK Membership Drive Events and Information August 4, 2010

KDNK - "A Community Treasure"
Membership Drive, Fall 2010
Pirate Theme
Goal - $60,000 plus

Premiums
"KDNK Booty" Boxer shorts
- men's and women's - with KDNK Booty and skull and crossbones on the waistband. For Family Members and above.

KDNK Pirate Flag - Pirate Art from artist and author Tom Lichtenheld. Limited quantity of small boat flags for Sustainable Members to fly the KDNK colors.

KDNK "Smokin Grass" T-shirt - Limited quantity available to KDNK Susti-Members.

KDNK Time Capsule
KDNK is recording a digital time capsule to be opened when the station turns 100 years old. We will record the entire drive and save it. Members will be encouraged to record and call in with "Time Capsule Testimonials," which will be a message to the future and a snapshot of KDNK now. All members will be encouraged to become nearly immortal by participating in the TCT. Members can phone in live, prerecord on the telephone (970 963-0139) or come to the studio and be recorded.