KREV Radio Receives Grant
KREV Radio, 104.7FM – non-profit, commercial-free, community radio in the Estes Valley has been offered a two-part grant by the Gay and Lesbian Fund of Colorado. The station will receive a $1,500 direct grant to help pay for programming upgrades and utility expenses. An additional $1,000 grant in matching funds will be provided, for new business and private contributions during the next year. They offer a tax-deductible underwriter membership, at $400 a year, for those wishing to be recognized on the air three times a day, during that year. Other donations will be acknowledged with a contribution form for tax deductions. Potential underwriters, please call the station and leave a message at 577-1312, for more information. Those wishing to make donations can send contributions to KREV Radio, c/o The United Methodist Church of Estes Park; 1509 Fish Hatchery Road; Estes Park, CO 80517.
KREV plays an eclectic mix of Big Bands, Smooth Jazz, Classical, Folk Music, and Old-Time Radio. “What’s the Word,” “Footlight Parade,” and “Into the Music” provide history and commentary on a variety of entertainment topics. The newest show, ”Mornings With Mickey” is a mix of 50s and early 60s music and trivia. All programming is done by volunteers. Their program guide is listed in this paper every Friday. KREV is now simultaneously streaming their broadcast on the internet at web.mac.com/krev1047/KREV1047/Home.html and providing direct feed of their broadcast over the Estes Park town information channel (channel 12).