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|Welcome to 88.9 KPOV! KPOV broadcasts from Bend, Oregon and reaches listeners throughout Deschutes County and into Crook County. With over 40 locally produced programs and 70 hosts, KPOV is radio by the people and for the people.
Listener Supported and Volunteer Powered!
Help us get off to a strong start on our Spring drive by Donating now to KPOV’s membership drive which runs April 10- April 19
Click here to donate now and help us make our goal of $21,000.
Special programming including:
More information about special programming here!
Anyone who donates starting March 22nd will be automatically entered into our membership drive drawings for fabulous prizes including our grand prize of a $100 American Express gift card! More info >>.
Central Oregon non profits and businesses, like Central Oregon PFLAG, the Environmental Center, Human Dignity Coalition, the Downtown Bend Business Association, Jobs with Justice, the Social Justice Center, the Center for Car Donations, Citizens’ Climate Lobby, the Oregon League of Conservation Voters, Spork, Commute Options, Ten Friends, and MAMA are volunteering during KPOV’s spring drive! If your organization would like to partner with KPOV during our drive, send an email to ‘pearl AT kpov.org’.
We will have specials, giveaways, thank you gifts and more. If you come in to the office during the drive we’ll have food and coffee from local Bend businesses like Strictly Organic, Nancy P’s, Baked, Real Food, and Sol Verde!
Tickets now on sale for this rescheduled benefit performance!
From LSD to OMG
Monday, May 12, 7:30pm
Volcanic Theatre Pub in Bend
A Benefit for KPOV, 88.9 fm, High Desert Community Radio
Written and performed by Will Durst, with KPOV’s Celeste Franklin opening.
Advance tickets available at bendticket.com.
Tickets $15 plus fees. KPOV members can call the station for a discount code. All tickets $17 at the door, by cash or check only.
Thanks to our sponsors - BIGS Hydroponics and Organics, DoubleTree by Hilton Bend; JR’s Body and Paint Works; Hendrix, Brinich and Bertalan, LLP; Zydeco Kitchen & Cocktails; Center for Car Donations; Kristin Morris of Connect Hearing; Lulu’s Boutique; Marcia Koff Watercolors and wabi sabi.
Thanks to KTVZ‘s Femi Abebefe for visiting the KPOV studios during spring break and sharing this view of KPOV’s kids’ radio camp!
You can hear the finished product from kids’ camp airing on 88.9 KPOV on Wednesday April 9th at 4pm!
|A HUGE THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING FOUNDATIONS FOR GRANTS RECEIVED IN NOVEMBER & DECEMBER:Oregon Community Foundation (OCF)Capacity building grant for 2014 to fund a part-time development director and increase fundraising capabilities through donor development, business underwriting, and marketing.
McKenzie River Gathering General support grant to sustain KPOV in its mission as an independent voice of and for the people of Central Oregon.