Monday, April 13 2015
“Challenge 2015,” Hawaiʻi Public Radio’s spring on-air fund drive, kicks off on April 15th at 6:18 a.m. with the traditional opening greeting from station President and General Manager Michael Titterton. The campaign goal of $998,000 is notably lower than the last drive in October 2014, an unprecedented reversal of upward-trending target amounts.
Monday, December 29 2014
Hawai‘i 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 third consecutive time that HPR has earned this top distinction.
Thursday, December 18 2014
Less than $15.5k remains in station’s fundraising for East Hawai‘i transmitter campaign
Thursday, October 16 2014
Hawai‘i Public Radio’s fall fund drive finished in dramatic style at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday, October 16. The drive had been suspended at the end of the previous Friday, the tenth and presumed final day of the drive, with a shortfall of nearly $232,000 on the $1.03 million goal.
Monday, October 13 2014
Hawaiʻi Public Radio reached the tenth day of its anticipated 10-day fund drive on Friday, October 10 without having reached its $1.03 million goal. This atypical occurrence for the 33-year-old nonprofit requires the station to return to the air on Wednesday, October 15, to seek the remaining approximately $200,000 needed to support the station’s next six months of operations.
Monday, October 6 2014
Hawai‘i Public Radio adds to its locally developed content with the debut of a new weekday evening program, Latin Beat, hosted by radio veteran Ray Cruz.
Tuesday, August 5 2014
Kāheka Street studios to receive lighting upgrades through WEfficiency
Tuesday, April 22 2014
Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) has announced its regional 2014
Edward R. Murrow Awards, and Hawaii Public Radio has won in three categories.
The entire newsroom won for “Best News Series” for “Feeding Ourselves: Hawaii’s Food Future,” which included
contributions from reporters on Oahu,
Hawaii Island and Molokai.
Thursday, November 7 2013
Service restores emergency broadcasts to Ka‘u district
Thursday, October 3 2013
Four-star ranking comes on eve of station’s pledge drive and completion of statewide network