Reserving Your Day on KSKA is a great way to celebrate a special person or event in your life. Whether it’s a birthday, an anniversary or in memory of someone, Alaska Public Media will help you honor that day when you become a KSKA Day Sponsor.
1. Pledge Your Support
A contribution of $500 or more to Alaska Public Media will allow you to choose your day on KSKA. Your pledge must be paid in full or be part of an active automatic payment program with Alaska Public Media before we can process your KSKA Day Sponsorship.
2. Select Your Day
To make your day truly special, only one KSKA Day Sponsor will air per day. Therefore, we ask that you indicate a first and second date choice.
Check the Availability of your Date:
- Call 907-550-8400 to check availability
3. Select an Introduction
The KSKA Day Sponsor announcement, including the introduction cannot exceed :15 seconds. The introduction is :03 seconds.
Here are your choices for an introduction:
- Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name)
- Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name) in honor of:
- Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name) to celebrate:
- Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name) in memory of:
- Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name) to celebrate the life of:
Your message should time out to :15 seconds. So, in 30 words or less indicate the person’s name or event to be honored and a brief statement indicating the reason for message. KSKA staff may edit your message for length and content. When submitting copy, please include clear, phonetic pronunciations of names in your message.
4. Listen to KSKA on Your Day
KSKA staff will voice your announcement and schedule it to air five times during the day of your choice. Weekdays, the announcements air at: 7:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Weekends the announcements will air at: 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Terms and Conditions
The purpose of the KSKA Day Sponsorship is to acknowledge people or special events such as anniversaries, birthdays, graduations, weddings, holidays, etc. Pet names, business names, and non-profit events and fundraisers are acceptable. However, advertising, or expressions of ideological, theological or political opinions are not acceptable.
KSKA Day Sponsorship must be scheduled, paid for and completed within one calendar year. KSKA must receive your Day Sponsor messages no later than five days prior to the reserved day. If we have not received your message by airtime, we will provide a generic message that reads, “Today’s broadcast is supported by a generous gift from (your name)”
Unforeseen schedule changes, breaking news and/or technical difficulties may alter your announcement day or times. We will work with you in these occasions to honor the spirit of your message and your reserved day.
Alaska Public Media reserves the right to refuse any submitted announcement copy for a KSKA Day Sponsorship.