Archives for October 2011

Design Alaska strikes gold during record-smashing ‘extreme pledging’ hour, raising $27K during one hour of “Alaska Live!”

During an inspiring acoustic spotlight on Alaska Live, Wednesday, Oct. 19th, a new record was set when Jack Wilbur of Design Alaska raised $18,511 in one hour, which completely steamrolled over the victory he scored last year raising $10K-plus. Of the 83 total pledges received in the 10 p.m. hour, 73 of those were at the challenge grant level of $125 or more. For those, Design Alaska had pledged … Read More

Thank you ALL for a dazzling grand finale of $305,797 in support for KUAC FM!

In a stunning FM Fall Fundraiser with many high points and high fives – including over $27K for one hour of Alaska Live and $11K in one hour of Folk Sampler – quieter moments also stood out. We are pleased that 267 new donors stepped up to support KUAC for the first time – a number of them youth like 11 year-old Sonia, who made her first gift ever to KUAC on Wednesday, then came in two days later … Read More