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Special Hour: Houston Public Media Spring Pledge Drive, Where Does Your Money Go?

Find out how your donations contribute to the amazing work we do every day.



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Town Square with Ernie Manouse airs at 3 p.m. CT. Tune in on 88.7FM, listen online or subscribe to the podcast. Join the discussion at 888-486-9677, or @townsquaretalk.

Today, April 21, 2023, is the last day of the Houston Public Media Spring Radio Drive. We discuss where the support and donations go in order to produce the content listeners enjoy every single day.

We are joined by the valued staff members of our station who share more about the work they do and their commitment to assuring that the standard of Houston Public Media is upheld.

Join the conversation and find out the process that goes into how this content is produced, as well as our staff's dedication to giving listeners the high-quality stories they tune in for every day.

Give by midnight tonight (April 21, 2023) and your gift will be triple matched! To donate, click here.



Lisa Shumate

  • Associate Vice President, UH System & General Manager, Houston Public Media

David Warren

  • Manager, Community Fundraising Program, Houston Public Media

Jack Williams

  • Executive Producer for Daily News, Houston Public Media

Christina Lee

  • Executive Producer of Enterprise and Investigative Journalism, Houston Public Media

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