Fri November 21, 2014

Give a meaningful gift through WUTC

WUTC Holiday Ornament

PLEASE NOTE: December 14 -19th is the final week to get cool WUTC holiday goodies!

Holiday gifts to WUTC must be placed before noon, Friday, Dec. 19 to meet the mailing deadline. If you want to give an “in honor of you” gift card, a DJ for An Hour, the WUTC Holiday Ornament, WUTC pewter keychain, or our fun Holiday gift package (ornament, key chain, USB car charger, and smartphone wallet), please do not delay.

WUTC’s business office will be closed for Christmas break Dec. 20-28. Our online giving page is always open 24/7, 365 days a year, to receive any online end of year donations. To instantly receive a thank you letter with receipt, be sure to enter your email address where noted on the form.

Thanks for helping WUTC end the year strong, and happy holidays!

Read more here.  Please call (423) 425-4756 if you have any questions.

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Fri September 19, 2014

WUTC Is A Resource Worth Supporting

Do you enjoy the NPR programming WUTC carries? Do you discuss stories you’ve heard with family, friends and work colleagues, or have you discovered a new favorite musician by listening?

If so, now is the time to show your support for WUTC FM 88.1, the public radio station licensed to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  WUTC starts on-air fundraising soon, and we need support from all our listeners to pay programming costs for the next year.

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Mon August 25, 2014

Dear Listeners: Please Help Us Have A Shorter Pledge Drive

WUTC’s Fall Membership Drive will begin on September 29, and when it happens, WUTC staff will be on the air reminding you to either renew your pledge to WUTC or make your first pledge.

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Mon August 25, 2014

Please Donate Today! Your Support Keeps WUTC On The Air.

Listeners like you provide vital funding for WUTC. Because we are a non-profit, non-commercial radio station, we rely on your donations to help pay for Morning Edition, All Things Considered, local music shows, and all the other programs you love. Please make a contribution.


Sat March 1, 2014

7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Giveaway

WUTC is offering a great incentive for you to support public radio.  During this campaign, our trip giveaway will be available throughout our Spring 2014 campaign.  When

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Wed October 2, 2013

WUTC Offers Special Thank-You Gifts for Pet Owners

Rosie and Lily McFadden enjoying their new WUTC doggie bandanas

Our Fall 2013 Membership Drive is underway, and we're offering doggie bandanas, pet leashes, and "I Heart NPR" food bowls.  Click here to support WUTC.   

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Wed August 28, 2013

Hawaii Waikiki Vacation Giveaway

Marriage at Ala Moana Park
Lori and Sheridan Ames

WUTC is offering a great incentive for you to support public radio in Chattanooga.  Anyone who becomes a member or renews their membership between September 1st and September 26th will be automatically entered to win a 5-night Hawaii Waikiki vacation, including round trip airfare for two from Chattanooga.  To be eligible, all entries must be received by 5 pm September 26th.   

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Fri April 26, 2013

WUTC-FM Wins Edward R. Murrow Award; Will Rebroadcast Documentary April 29th

WUTC-FM, the public radio station licensed to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, was a winner of a 2013 regional Edward R. Murrow Award for a news documentary.  The region includes radio and television stations from Kentucky, North Carolina,  South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.  The news documentary, produced by Mary Helen Miller, was titled 'Just Plumb Gone': A Year after the Tornado in ApisonTennessee.  The award-winning radio documentary will be re-run on WUTC 88.1 FM Monday, April 29th at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. EST.

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Fri April 26, 2013
Pledge Drive... Done!

To WUTC’s Supporters, A Tremendous Thank-You

Bruce and Dolena Livolsi answer calls during WUTC’s recent membership campaign
Credit Robin Higgins

 WUTC 88.1 FM recently wrapped up its spring membership campaign.  Thank you to everyone who pledged support for this non-commercial radio station!  Also, thank you to all the volunteers who came by the station and answered phones!

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Fri April 12, 2013
Pledge Drive Update

Sweet! It’s WUTC’s New Honey T-Shirt

WUTC staff and phone volunteers show off this season's bright new T-shirt.

Just in time for warm spring weather, WUTC has a cool new tee.  Pledge $120 or more in support of WUTC’s news and music programming and pick up on our new honey-colored T-shirt.  Please call (423) 425-4756 and make a pledge or do it online.


Wed April 10, 2013
Cool New Thank-You Gift

Pledge Now, Get Public Radio (Temporary) Tattoos

Support WUTC with a financial pledge of $52 dollars or more and pick up on our cool new premium: public radio tattoos.  Your pledge supports the music and news you listen to every day, and your pledge earns you a set of eight different temporary tattoo designs.  Call 423-425-4756 for details.


Wed April 10, 2013
Pledge Drive Update

Congratulations, Jamaican Vacation Winners!

William and Elizabeth Ruleman won WUTC’s five-night Jamaican vacation giveaway.  They pledged during our pre-drive campaign, and WUTC thanks them for their support.

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Thu March 7, 2013
Tell Us Your Tale

Story Contest: Win Ira Glass Reception Tickets

Ira Glass, host of This American Life, will be in Chattanooga on April 7th for the George T. Hunter Lecture Series.
Credit Tom Murphy VII / Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0

UPDATE: The contest is over.  Congratulations to our winner, Ryan Darling!

More information about Glass's lecture is here.

The event is free & open to the public.

Ira Glass, host of This American Life, is coming to Chattanooga on April 7th for the George T. Hunter Lecture Series.  With that in mind, WUTC is having a contest.  Tell us your best true story about a road trip and you could win tickets to a special reception with Ira Glass.

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Mon October 29, 2012
Tune In

Around and About Chattanooga: New Air Time

Around and About Chattanooga, our local news/features show, will now air at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. each weekday.  If you have a story idea or a topic you'd like us to explore, call us at (423) 425-2224.


Tue October 9, 2012

Volunteers Needed Early Friday Morning!

Below is an updated copy of our Volunteer Schedule for this week. Due to some sudden cancelations, we have openings all day 10/12/12 from 6:30am to 8pm.  Please send me an email -, call the station during business hours, or just drop by!