Thursday, February 11 2016
Vocalist Dana Land returns to HPR’s Atherton Studio on February 27 with the songs of America’s favorite crooners, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Dean Martin, Mel Torme, and Bobby Darin.
Friday, February 5 2016
HPR's held its second "$5 Friday" campaign to encourage Sustaining Membership at the $5-a-month level on Friday, February 5. Its goal to garner 55 first-time members for the station was exceeded at 6:00 p.m. with a final online gift. A total of 56 members joined on $5 Friday at various giving levels.
Monday, February 1 2016
Partners in Time returns to HPR’s Atherton Studio on February 20 for a concert of music from the Balkans and the Near/Middle East, spiced with original tunes and jazz fusion.
Thursday, January 28 2016
The Eli Duo, Duane Padilla and Ian OʻSullivan, both classically trained graduates of the Yale School of Music, join forces for a genre-bending performance at Hawaiʻi Public Radio’s Atherton Studio on February 13.
Thursday, November 5 2015
Hawaiʻi Public Radio’s
Michael Titterton announced today his plan to bring to a conclusion his role as
the station’s president and general manager on June 30, 2016.
Tuesday, November 3 2015
Hawaiʻi Public Radio’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the fourth consecutive time that HPR has earned this top distinction.
Monday, October 26 2015
Hawaiʻi Public Radio successfully concluded its fall fund drive "Celebration 2015" on October 24 at 1:05 p.m. The award-winning nonprofit raised a total of $980,449, exceeding its goal by $2,449. Approximately $174,000 of that amount was raised before the drive went on the air on October 13, while the final $21,000 was raised through a steady stream of phone calls in the final hour.
Monday, October 12 2015
Hawaiʻi Public Radio launches its semiannual on-air fundraiser on October 13 at 6:18 a.m. The original campaign goal for “Celebration 2015” of $978,000 was 25% lower than the goal for the drive just one year ago, due to the increased participation in the station’s monthly subscription-based model known as Sustaining Membership.
Thursday, September 17 2015
On September 21, The Kohala Center, a Hawaiʻi island-based nonprofit, and Hawaiʻi Public Radio launch a 13-week original radio series entitled “Aloha ʻĀina.” The series, comprised of 65 approximately two-minute segments, explores the roots and historical endurance of the values of aloha ʻāina, commonly translated as “love of the land.” Commentary is provided by noted Hawaiian scholars and leade
Wednesday, June 24 2015
Hawaii Public Radio’s newsroom was recognized today by RTDNA (Radio Television Digital News Association) with two 2015 National Edward R. Murrow Awards.