Radio station licenses are finite and competition for available radio stations continues to escalate as noncommercial and commercial broadcasters expand their networks. Expanding public radio benefits the people across this country and the public radio organizations that serve them. PRC is the only non-profit organization dedicated to helping public radio broadcasters compete for acquisition opportunities. Without Public Radio Capital's presence in the marketplace, many public service radio stations would be lost.
Your gift will be used so that people have greater program choices for in-depth information and unbiased news. Research shows that as additional public radio stations are introduced to a community, more people will listen to public radio in that market. By helping public radio organizations thrive and expand their services, PRC is subsequently increasing the number of people nationwide who have access to valuable information about their communities and the world. Your $50 funds a conference call with local broadcasters about expanding their public radio news coverage.