Pledge Drive

The Red River Radio Network is a community-supported service of LSU-Shreveport and is the non-commercial source for NPR News, classical music, jazz, blues and more for East Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and parts of Mississippi.  We rely upon listener-members for 60% of our support. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to Red River Radio and help us continue our tradition of high quality news, music, and cultural programs that inform and enrich our communities.

On Tuesday, May 9, at 7 p.m. Red River Radio will give away a two-night stay at the Captain's Castle Bed & Breakfast in historic Jefferson, Texas. For more than 20 years, the Captain's Castle has created relaxing and memorable weekend getaways for guests. Nestled in Northeat Texas, just a short drive from Dallas or Shreveport, Historic Jefferson, Texas is the perfect setting for your weekend getaway.

On Friday, June 5, at 7 p.m we will draw for this exquisite Marquis® by Waterford Shelton 10" Crystal Bowl. With it's Classic diamond cut panel this fine crystal will adorn your table, mantle, or china cabinet and sparkle with refined beauty. The Drawing will be held Friday, May 5, at 7 p.m. and everyone who pledges before then is automatically entered. Support now, keep all your programs on the air, and get entered now into this and every other drawing during our summer drive. Call 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!

Airs Tuesday, June 2 at 8 p.m. Twang Darkly returns to Red River Radio for a live performance of their unique blend of original instrumental music that has been described as "Cinematic Appalachian jazz rock fetched from the future on a beer-fueled time machine fabricated from gourds and guitar strings." Twang Darkly features Michael Futreal on Appalachian dulcimer, banjo, gourdtar, guitar, harmonica, flute, and suchlike;  Lane Bayliss on drums; and Joel Boultinghouse on the big ol' string bass and electric guitars.

Red River Radio offers many suggested pledge levels. One of our newest gifts, the "Caddo, Visions of a Southern Cypress Lake Book" is listed first in this slide show. We also offer all new members a one year subscription to Louisiana Cultural Vista Magazine Courtesy of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities. We have special thank-you gifts starting at the $35 pledge level. Click through the slide show and the caption will describe each gift and the pledge amount. Click here to go to our pledge page to make your pledge. Please help support your public radio station at nay level and keep all the shows you love on the air. Donate Now!