The New England Public Radio Foundation is an independent, nonprofit organization created to conduct fund raising activities for New England Public Radio (WFCR and all-news WNNZ). Their mission is to guarantee New England Public Radio’s future as a premier public media organization by enhancing financial support, promoting community interest, and providing advice and recommendations to station management and its license holder.
The New England Public Radio Foundation By-Laws cite the purpose of the “corporation” as: “…comprised primarily of community leaders. The purposes of the Corporation shall be to provide financial support to 88.5FM WFCR Public Radio (“WFCR”) and to provide advice and make recommendations to station management and its license holder on all matters related to the overall programming, operations and strategies of WFCR.”
The Foundation comprises community members who are passionately committed to WFCR, all-news WNNZ and to public radio. The Foundation’s Executive Committee meets monthly, and is guided by a full board of directors which holds quarterly meetings. Below, please find the Foundation’s meeting schedule for 2012. Meeting locations are yet to be determined. For more information, please contact the front office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-735-6600.