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WAMU 88.5 Membership

When you give to WAMU 88.5, your gift directly supports the programs you rely on every day.
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Become a sustaining member of WAMU 88.5

Supporting WAMU 88.5 is easy when you become a Sustaining Member. You designate the monthly contribution to be charged to your credit card account.

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Car Donation

Go the last mile with your used vehicle. If your automobile (truck, boat, motorcycle, RV or aircraft) is no longer of use to you, it can still go a long way towards supporting the programs you rely on as a donation to WAMU.

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Shop and Sell Online

WAMU 88.5 partners with several web sites to make it easier to direct resources to the station through your everyday purchases.

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In-Kind Donation Program

By providing an in-kind donation, you have the opportunity to make a unique contribution that may be eligible for a tax deduction, without a cash commitment, and receive on-air mentions.
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Gifts of Stock/Appreciated Property

Appreciated assets, such as stocks or mutual funds that have been held longer than one year and have appreciated in value, may be donated to WAMU 88.5 and may provide you with tax savings.

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Volunteering At WAMU

Learn more about WAMU's volunteer opportunities and meet some of the people making a lasting impact on the station.

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Join the WAMU Facility and Equipment Challenge!

WAMU is a leading news organization and the NPR station in the nation’s capital. Our state-of-the-art new Media Center positions us to bring you even more informative, inspiring and in-depth content. Here, with your help, we can unfold exciting new stories together.

Join the Leadership Circle

As a WAMU Leadership Circle member, you provide significant annual support to WAMU 88.5 and are one of the station's philanthropic leaders.
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Planned Giving

Make WAMU 88.5 a part of your legacy.

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Workplace Giving and Matching Gifts

Find out if your company has a matching gift policy or learn more about CFC and workplace giving.

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Membership FAQ

Have a question about WAMU Membership? Chances are you'll find the answer here.

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WAMU 88.5 Young Informed Professionals

WAMU Young Professionals aims to connect and engage young professional public radio listeners with events that extend WAMU’s programming beyond the broadcast.

Corporate Sponsorship

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Corporate Support

WAMU receives nearly 40% of its revenue from the generous support of its underwriters.


WAMU 88.5 FM gratefully acknowledges the contributions from private, family, corporate and community foundations including the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. These valuable partnerships help make possible our high quality programming and community involvement.