Public Service Announcements

KPCW helps to connect our community through free public service announcements for non-profit organizations working and based in the Wasatch Back

PSAs are announcements about the events and activities of non-profit organizations only in KPCW’s broadcast area of Summit and Wasatch counties.

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To see events run by non-profits, look at our Events Calendar here.

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To submit an PSA on an EVENT, click here.

  • Concerts, Workshops, Seminars and Weekly Meetings are Events.

To submit a PSA on a PROGRAM/ACTIVITY, click here.

  • Volunteer Recruiting, Sign-up/Registrations Periods, Long-running Programs, Safety Announcements, fall under Programs.

 

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All PSAs will be available on our website, and read by our on-air volunteer DJs and show hosts, for up to three weeks. Sometimes, we even post them on Facebook, Twitter and Pintrest. Each non-profit organization can have up to three PSAs total (Event and Program) announced at one time. Non-profits can purchase additional spots at a reduced rate from our Underwriting Department. Please allow one business day for your PSA to be approved to air. KPCW reserves the right to edit content for reading ease, length, appropriateness or FCC rules.

To edit your PSA or have it removed contact Ethel Preston at epreston@kpcw.org.

Scroll through our events here:

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Or, look at our Events Calendar here.

And scroll below for PSAs of Activities and Programs.

Drop off garage sale donation items from 10-noon every Saturday in May for Park City Community Church's June 6th Annual  garage sale. Funds raised at the garage sale go to local and international outreach. All donations will be accepted other than electronics, ski equipment, mattresses, undergarments, books, and stuffed animals.

Recycle Utah and Park City Sunrise Rotary Club are staging a FREE Household Hazardous Waste drop-off day on Sat., 5/2, 9am-NOON in the Canyons parking lot. All residential household hazardous waste will be accepted, including pharmaceuticals, paints, fertilizers and pesticides. Please, no construction or business waste.

Steer the future of public art in Summit County by joining the Public Art Advisory Board. The County is looking for volunteers with a passion for art to help make decisions on new projects. Volunteers are appointed for three years. For more information, call the County Manager’s office at 435-336-3220.

Skateboard Clinics

Apr 21, 2015

Park City Recreation offers instructional skate clinics for kids and their parents, and all girls at the Park City Skate Park on Sundays, every Sunday in May.  For more info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.

Jeremy Ranch, Parleys Park, McPolin, and Trailside Elementary are beginning 2015-2016 Kindergarten Roundup. Visit the school's website now for online registration. Bring your completed registration packet to the front office of your home school. For questions, or more information contact your school secretary or principal.

Park City Recreation offers Spring Swim Lessons for ages six months to 12 years from May 5 to 28 on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Pre-Competition Swim Team allows kids ages 6 to 14 to hone their strokes from May 4 to 28, Monday thru Thursdays. For registration and more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.

Donate your gently used construction materials and household items to the ReStore. Visit Habitat-Utah.org to see the list of accepted items . ReStore is a Home Improvement ReUse Store – located at 6280 Silver Creek Drive – just off I-40 – that keeps thousands of tons of materials out of the waste stream, provides low-cost goods to the public, and generates revenues for Habitat’s affordable housing programs.

UPSTART is Utah’s free in-home pre-k program. It uses award-winning software and teaches early reading skills in just 15 minutes a day. External evaluations prove that children using UPSTART enter kindergarten ahead of their peers. Registration is now open. Space is limited. Registrations are accepted by phone or online at utahupstart.org. Free computer and Internet are provided to families who need them during the program. UPSTART is funded by the State of Utah to prepare children for kindergarten. 

When replacing ight bulbs with LEDs, take old bulbs to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore, located at 6280 Silver Creek Drive. Summit Community Power Works is collecting the used bulbs - both incandescent and CFL.  CFL bulbs - which use less electricity than regular bulbs - will be available for low income families so they can help support SCPW’s county-wide mission to decrease the county's  use of electricity and help to win the $5 million Georgetown University Prize. For more information, go to scpw.org.

KPCW News Is Expanding

Mar 30, 2015

KPCW is seeking to add one more reporter to its award winning staff.  Join Leslie Thatcher, Lynn Ware Peek and Rick Brough reporting the news on KPCW.  We are seeking an experienced reporter with a passion for community journalism.  

We need a naturally curious person with strong writing, interviewing, social media and presentation skills.  The reporter will also be a news anchor and a backup drive time news host, conducting live interviews, performing under deadline pressure daily.  Knowledge of digital audio gathering and editing required.