WUMB August Program Guide

Members Corner

The Members Corner

Audio Archives: Live at WUMB

Paul Rishell and Annie Raines, Amy Black, Jonathan Edwards, and the Steel Wheels. Just a few of the live, in-studio interviews available for listening in our Online Audio Archives.

Take a look! http://wumb.org/audio_archives/

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The Members Corner

WUMB Member Page

Remember to visit the WUMB Member Page at http://wumb.org (Click on “Members”) for access to your Membership Benefits. On this page, you can:

–          Renew your Membership or make an Additional Gift

–          Update your contact or payment information

–          See a list of the Membership Discounts

–          Access the Audio Archives

–          See more information about upcoming Member Concerts

–          Access the Online Weekly Giveaway

To contact our Membership Office, please call 617-287-6902 or email wumb.membership@umb.edu. Thank you for your ongoing support!

Member Benefits

Take advantage of these WUMB membership discounts below, or visit our Discounts page at wumb.org/members/discounts.php to see a complete list of providers. Some of our benefits include:

Agawam Boat & Fishing Charters
21 Pickering St
Essex, MA 01929
978-768-1114
http://agawamboatcharters.com/
10% discount off listed charter rates on weekdays. Not valid weekends or holidays.

Danforth Art
123 Union Ave
Framingham, MA 01702
508-620-0050
http://www.danforthart.org/
Two for the price of one adult admission, or $1.00 off a single adult admission.

Martha’s Vineyard Museum
59 School St
Edgartown, MA 02539
508-627-4441
http://www.mvmuseum.org/
WUMB members receive $2 off on the Combo ticket ($12.00) which includes admission to both the Martha’s Vineyard Museum campus at the corner of School and Cooke Streets in Edgartown and the Edgartown or Gay Head Lighthouse.

Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
49 Union St
Nantucket, MA 02554
508-228-1177
http://www.nantucketlightshipbasketmuseum.org/
1/2 price admission to Nancucket Lightship Basket Museum. Excluding special events and programs.

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June Member Benefits

WUMB BBQ

Enjoy food, fun, sun, and music at the WUMB BBQ! We will be holding our BBQ on Sunday, June 12th from 1pm to 5pm at Mother’s Rest on Carson Beach. We’ll have food provided by Blue Ribbon Barbecue and live music by Tim O’Brien.

Ticket prices are:

  • $85 Members / $90 non-Members one BBQ ticket
  • $170 Members / $180 non-Members two BBQ tickets
  • $225 Members / $240 non-Members three BBQ tickets
  • $280 Members / $300 non-Members four BBQ tickets

For more information or to purchase tickets now call us at 617-287-6902.

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May Member Benefits

Weekly Online Giveaways

One of the great benefits of being a Member of WUMB is the chance to enter our Weekly Online Giveaways. Every week, we offer our Members a chance to win CDs, tickets, and other great prizes online.

Here are some of the items we have given away over the past few weeks:

–          CD: “Terraplane” by Steve Earle and the Dukes

–          CD: “Let Me Get By” by Tedeschi Trucks Band

–          CD/Mug: “Lola” by Carrie Rodriguez and a WUMB coffee mug

–          CD: “Side Pony” by Lake Street Dive

To see what we’re offering this week, visit our Giveaway page: http://wumb.org/members/weeklygiveaway.php Read More…

April Member Benefits

Matching Gifts

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our Spring Member Drive!

I would like to remind all of our Members that you can increase the value of your gift via Matching Funds. It’s a very easy process. Simply ask your personnel department if they have a Matching Gift Program. If so, ask for a form, fill it out, and send it to us. It’s a very easy way that may double the value of your gift!

 

In order to complete the Match, your company may ask for a 501(c)(3) Tax ID. We are covered by the University of Massachusetts Foundation which has a 501(c)(3) Tax ID of 04-6013152. Please clearly designate the funds to WUMB Radio / UMass Boston.

 

If you have any questions about Matching Gifts, feel free to contact the Membership Office at wumb.membership@umb.edu or by phone at 617-287-6902. Thank you! Read More…

March Member Benefits

Volunteer Opportunities

This year, our Spring Fundraiser will take place on March 11–21.  As always we’re in need of volunteers to help with phones, mailings and other duties during this busy time. If you’d like to volunteer, email wumb@umb.edu.

Donate to our Spring Member Drive!

Help WUMB by spreading the word. Invite a friend to become a new Member during our Drive!

We can’t emphasize enough how we depend on our listeners (that’s you!) to donate your support. Take the opportunity this month to give a little more, renew your Membership, or invite a friend to support our station. We would greatly appreciate it!

To donate online, go to our website at http://wumb.org and click on the “donate now” button.

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February Member Benefits

Update your Contact Information

Did you recently move? Changed your email address? An update is as simple as an email or a phone call away. Contact the Membership Office with all of your questions or updates at wumb.membership@umb.edu or call 617-287-6902.

Make sure we have your updated email address so you won’t miss out on special concert ticket giveaways and other Member-exclusive notices.

**It is our long-standing policy to never trade or sell donor information.
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January Member Benefits

Tax Season…
Your gift may be tax-deductible!

In preparing your 2015 taxes, please note that your financial contribution to WUMB Radio may be tax deductible, minus the fair market value of any gift you received. The following is the Fair Market Value of thank-you gifts from 2015. Gifts not listed fall below the value required to be reported for tax purposes. Read More…

December Member Benefits

memgiftThe Gift of Membership

Thank you to everyone for supporting us this past year! We are all very grateful for your generous contributions, and we look forward to serving you next year.

Still looking for a gift this Holiday Season?  Why not give a year’s Membership to WUMB as a gift to someone you love? Go to http://wumb.org and click on the “donate now” button. Or call our Membership Office at 617-287-6902. We greatly appreciate your support!

Another great way to support WUMB is by donating that old car taking up space in the driveway!  Call 855-WUMB-CAR or visit our car donation page for more information!

2015 Tax Year

Remember that the end of the year is approaching! There are only a few weeks left to get in your donation for the tax year and increase your 2015 tax refund. Donate securely online now at http://wumb.org or call Membership at 617-287-6902.

Thank you again, and have a wonderful holiday season!

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November Member News and Benefits

Matching Gifts

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our successful Fall Member Drive! We greatly appreciate all your support!

I would like to remind all of our Members that you can increase the value of your gift via Matching Funds. It’s a very easy process. Simply ask your personnel department at work if they have a Matching Gift Program. If so, ask for a form, fill it out, and send it to us. It’s a very easy way that may double the value of your gift!

If your company has an online Matching program, please use the following information:

501c3: University of Massachusetts Foundation Tax ID: 04-6013152.

Please remember to designate WUMB Radio as the recipient of the Matching Funds.

We receive thousands of dollars through Matching Gift Funds every year. Thank you so much for the extra effort! Read More…