Through music and stories created or a culturally open-mindedcommunity, 88Nine RadioMilwaukee is a catalyst or creating abetter, more inclusive and engaged Milwaukee.We reach a new generation o radio listeners with anentertaining and adventurous selection o music and publicaairs programming. We champion Milwaukee—our music, artsand culture, neighborhoods and community organizations;celebrate diversity, and encourage community engagement—while promoting a positive global identity or Milwaukee.
• Winner o the Milwaukee Magazine Station o theYear In 2008• Winner o the Shepherd Express reader poll or Best StationIn 2007, 2008 and 2010• Winner o the Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) awardor Best Radio Station In 2008• Winner o two second place awards at Milwaukee PressClub’s 2009 Excellence In Journalism Awards• Wisconsin Broadcasters Association (WBA) Awards: In2009, RadioMilwaukee took home two frst place, twosecond place and a third place award or the website and
. In 2010 and 2011, RadioMilwaukeewon 12 awards, including Best Use o Audio in RadioNews, Best Blog, Best Use o New Media and MostSignifcant Community Impact.
RADIOMILWAUKEE LISTENERS ARE:
79,000 average weekly listeners, over 16,000Facebook ans
RadioMilwaukee’s average donor is 39 and74% o our listeners are between the ages o18 and 49
3,100 Members with an average git o $114
Engaged in thecommunity
70% Volunteer at events; 53% Participatein charity events; 30% Serve on nonproftcommittees or boards; 22% Serve onneighborhood organization; and 21%mentor/tutor
(Source: 2010 listener survey)
“88.9 has created a sense of community across race, class and socioeconomic status that really didn’t exist before. Diverse music aside, it is the community stories, involved local talent and commitment to the city that keeps our wholefamily listening.”