Station Updates

Friday, May 1 2015
HPR kicks off its Atherton Summer 2015 Season with "Sweet Soul Music," a musical celebration of the songs of James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, Al Green, Smokey Robinson, and other classic artists from the glory days of American popular music.
Saturday, April 25 2015
(April 25, 2015) Ten and a half days after the start of its spring fund drive, Challenge 2015, Hawaiʻi Public Radio reached the campaign’s goal of $998,000. After the last pledge call was received on Saturday, April 25, at 12:02 p.m., the final tally exceeded the goal by $766.
Monday, April 20 2015
(April 20, 2015) In the middle of its semi-annual fund drive, Hawaiʻi Public Radio has received an unexpected gift from Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood. The contribution is in the form of Eastwood’s 1971 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3, which he purchased in California in the 1970s and later shipped to Maui for his frequent stays on the island.  
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