Become a Member

WPFW is one of the premiere jazz radio stations in the country.

We provide our listeners with an eclectic mix of Jazz and other heritage music as well as programs that highlight alternative news, public affairs and holistic medicine. WPFW does not accept corporate sponsorships or underwriting support. Contributions from our members account for over 80% of our operating budget which makes listener support crucial.


One important way to support us is through Membership. When you become a member of WPFW, you are supporting commercial free programming that comes to you 365 days a year. Your contribution enables WPFW to broadcast quality programs you enjoy such as:


- Democracy Now!
- G Strings
- Oldies House Party
- Weekday Jazz
- Community Watch & Comment
 and more.


You rely on WPFW as a source of independent views and music, and we rely on you to keep this valuable community resource viable. So please support WPFW 89.3 FM by becoming a member today.


Become a WPFW Sustainer


Make WPFW your smallest bill of the month. As a Sustainer, your contribution will provide a steady stream of income to your favorite public radio station. Just visit our online donation system and choose the annual amount you would like to contribute, then, under "Step 2. How to Pay", let us know you would like this to "Become a Sustainer" and the system will automatically divide your total contributions into 12 monthly installments that will be automatically donated from your account each month.


For assistance with this or any other questions, call the membership hotline 202-588-0999 ext 344 during business hours from 9 am to 5 pm. Send checks or money orders to:


WPFW 89.3FM-Pacifica Radio

P.O. Box 426022
Washington, D.C. 20042-6022


Other Ways You Can Support WPFW

* Volunteer
* Donate your Vehicle
* Join the Circle of Excellence
* Leave a tip for your favorite program