HPPR Budget and Funding Sources

High Plains Public Radio is funded primarily through a variety of private sources.  These sources are projected to provide the following shares of income for the fiscal year 2018 operating budget of $1,301,733:

34%   Membership contributions

20%   Business underwriting

17%   Private foundations

3%    Tower leasing

1%    Vehicle donations


The remaining 25% of operating funding is from the state of Kansas and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting in the form of an annual Community Service Grant and funding from.  This grant has been declining steadily in recent years.