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.



Tue March 12, 2013
Support Red River Radio

Our First Drawing: House of the Seasons two-night stay

Our first drawing will be for a two-night stay at the House of the Seasons in Jefferson, Texas. Your stay includes breakfast in the historic dining room and dinner for two at Memories and More Restaurant and Piano Bar. You will also receive a tour of the historic home including a trip to the cupola. This drawing will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 2. Everyone who makes a pledge before then is automatically entered into the drawing. Make your Pledge NOW by calling 800-552-8502 or pledge online here:  DONATE NOW!

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Tue March 12, 2013
Thank You

Thank You!

Thanks to each of you who pledged and helped us raise over $160,000 for Red River Radio. We appreciate your generosity and continued support and look forward to serving you with the best Public Radio programming in the future. Thank You!


Mon March 11, 2013
Final Drawing

Our Final Drawing will be for an iPad with Retina Display

Our final drawing will be held at the end of our drive, Monday, March 11 at 7 p.m. and the winner will receive an iPad with Retina Display. Everyone who has pledged before then is automatically entered. Let’s keep the pledges rolling in so we can we reach our goal of $190,000 and continue the schedule of great programs you love. Make your Pledge NOW by calling 800-552-8502 or pledge online here:  DONATE NOW!

 The iPad with Retina Display features a 16 GB hard drive, a Wifi network connection that is faster, and a USB power adapter. The new A6X chip inside iPad is twice as fast as the previous-generation chip, and it delivers up to twice the graphics performance without sacrificing battery life. This means even the most advanced apps are smooth, responsive, and incredibly lifelike. There more than 300,000 apps designed specifically for the iPad. With apps in just about every category, you can do things like make a commute more entertaining, a presentation more interesting, or a school lesson more inspiring, right from your iPad.

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Thu March 7, 2013

Robin & the Bluebirds: Live From Red River Radio

Airs Thursday, March 7 at 8 p.m. Join us for an exciting show with Robin & the Bluebirds who will play Live on Red River Radio. The band features Robin Beach Black, Jerry Beach, Bruce Flett, Stan Hoffman, Zeke Seighman, Dirty Redd and Omenka. Tune and enjoys another night of great live music from Red River Radio and help us out with a pledge of support at 800-552-8502 or online here: DONATE NOW!


Wed March 6, 2013
Cultural, Community, Information

Chris Allen & Winston Hall Live on Red River Radio

Airs Wednesday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively acoustic jazz and pop set with Chris Allen, standup bass and Winston Hall, piano and vocals. They have been a big hit in the past and promise to keep you tantalized with their artistry. They will be joined by special guest George Hancock who will add an extra dimension to this duos magic. Tune in and enjoy and also help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year.  You can call in and pledge at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line now:  DONATE NOW!