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If you are not already a KCLU member, we invite you to become one! KCLU members provide the financial resources needed to produce award-winning local news, and to bring you insightful reporting and expert analysis from NPR. Everything you hear on the station is made possible by KCLU contributing listeners. Thank you!

Following the wonderful tradition of public broadcasting, individual contributions from listeners make up the largest portion of the station’s budget. Approximately 65% of the KCLU budget comes directly from listener support. Another 15% comes from area businesses that sponsor programming.

If you have a product or service that may be of interest to the public radio audience, please contact Mary Olson ( or Rick Pack at (805) 493-3900 to discuss program sponsorship opportunities. Thank you for your interest and support!