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Monthly Sustainer

Start your Sustaining Donations OR Increase Your Monthly Support

BPR Sustainers make convenient ongoing contributions that are automatically and securely drafted each month from your bank account, credit card, or debit card.

Blue Ridge Public Radio is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and your monthly donations are tax-deductible (Federal Tax ID #58-1445328). 

“Thanks for being a reliable source of important news and information. BPR is my daily companion.” 
Sustainer John Kiser of Candler

“I love BPR and listen every day. Thank you for being my main source of news!"
Sustainer Sara Zeller of Asheville

Sustainer Benefits

  • For gifts of $365 or more: Receive a Day Sponsorship on air message for a personal celebration or to recognize a nonprofit of your choice to help promote their mission or event. 
  • Easy, uninterrupted giving status. Your monthly contribution continues until you choose to make a change.
  • Receive less mail from BPR, and no renewal notices, which means less administrative expenses for BPR.
  • Help keep BPR less reliant on fund drives and more focused on programming and public service for your community.

Sustainer FAQs

How can I change the amount or payment method? 
Fill out the Sustainer Update form, or call BPR's Development Department at 828-210-4800. Note: for security reasons, your current payment information is encrypted, so you may be asked to enter payment information again. You can also use the form to update your address or email. 

Will I receive a tax receipt? 
Tax receipts are sent to BPR Sustainers in January. To request your letter if not received, email membership@bpr.org or call 828-210-4822.

What if I have a general question regarding my Sustaining contributions?
Please email us at membership@bpr.org or call 828-210-4822.