Posts Tagged ‘fundraiser’

Oct. 10 2014

Fall Fundraiser wrap up!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | 1 Comment

Thank you each and every one of you who pledged your support during our Fall Pledge Drive! Now that the dust has settled a bit, we can report some numbers: Fall Drive Goal: $126,500 Fall Drive made: $115,346 with a total of 962 pledges New members: 258 Online pledges: $5,760 (70 pledges) While we didn’t make the total Drive […]

May. 21 2014

Spring Drive 2014 recap!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Staff Blogs, WBJC News | Comments Off on Spring Drive 2014 recap!

What a fantastic pledge drive!! We did better than anticipated and are just so happy to see the outpouring of support of WBJC and classical music.   Thank you to every one of you who called in or pledged online. Members really do make up nearly 70% of our operating costs. We couldn’t do that […]

Oct. 10 2012

Fall Drive 2012

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Fall Drive 2012

We came, we saw, we raised $117,000! For the numbers geeks out there (yes Mr. Katz, I’m looking at you!): 1052 of you stood up to support the music you love  279 of you were NEW members! 62 of you pledged using the website The new Live Challenges were a success! Knowing that there was […]

Oct. 07 2012


By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | 2 Comments

Our volunteers make things run so very smoothly during a pledge drive, and this one was no exception.  We had many veteran volunteers and many new faces too! Thank you each and every one of you… Caroline Abbas Maria Barata Charlotte Beckenstein Michael Bodner Jackie Churches John and Donna Cookson Roy and Debbie Danz Ron […]

Feb. 06 2012

What a weekend!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 6 Comments

As you are probably aware, WBJC had its Winter On-Air Fund Drive last weekend. Our listeners were as generous as ever & we actually exceeded our projected financial goal for the drive, so we’re a tired, yet happy bunch this morning. Big thanks to everyone who called in a pledge – you keep the music […]

Feb. 06 2012

2012 Winter Pledge Drive

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on 2012 Winter Pledge Drive

What a great pledge drive! I am always touched and amazed at how you, the listener, steps up and stands for what you care about.  It’s truly during the pledge drives when I am reminded that we do something that matters to a great many people.  From the volunteers who spend their precious time taking […]

Feb. 06 2012

Thank you!

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on Thank you!

Our Winter Fundraiser ended Saturday night at 9, and in a big way.  During the three-day drive, WBJC received  over 1,000 pledges, 375 of which from NEW members, and we exceeded our overall goal for the drive.  Thank you to everyone who called in or visited our new website and made a pledge.  Thanks also […]

Oct. 21 2011

Fall Fundraiser success!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Fall Fundraiser success!

Our thanks to all of you who helped make our Fall pledge-drive a resounding success! The numbers are in: Our overall goal for the three days was $118k and we made $125k! We added 358 NEW members to the family and just over 1,000 of you helped us take care of business so we could […]