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KSLU hosting annual on-air fund drive March 12-14

Contact: Christina Chapple


     HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University's award winning public radio station, 90.9 KSLU, is hosting its annual on-air Spring Fund Drive March 12-14.

     Pledges can be made by phone at 985-549-2330 or online at All donations are tax deductible, said Chad Pierce, KSLU underwriting and development representative.

     Suggested pledge levels include Day Patrons ($35), Green ($50), Gold ($100), Friend ($150), and Benefactor ($250) donors. Payment may be made by cash, check or credit card (Mastercard and Visa).

     Licensed to Southeastern, KSLU is the north nhore's only public radio station and one of only eight public radio stations statewide. KSLU provides the most diverse music available on the north shore today, from adult rock and roll and blues to soothing dinner jazz.

     KSLU also serves as the voice of Southeastern basketball and baseball and is the flagship station of the Lion Sports Radio Network. Lions and Lady Lions games can be heard live on 90.9 FM or on the web at

     With KSLU's recent digital upgrade, listeners can now tune in to 90.9 KSLU HD-1, which carries KSLU's current programming, and also 90.9 KSLU HD-2, which is a 24-hour blues-only digital radio station.

     KSLU partners with various community organizations and assists with public awareness and fundraising campaigns for Child Advocacy Services, March Of Dimes, Options, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Tangipahoa Parish Animal Control and many others.

     In addition, KSLU funds the KSLU Scholarship which is awarded each fall and spring semester to a current or previous KSLU student employee. The annual fund drive helps fund the scholarship through the "Add a dollar for a scholar" feature as a donation option.

     For more information, contact Pierce at 985-549-2330 or

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