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Young child and bearded man, both smiling, help dust display case in lobby of radio station
Three-year-old Miles Collins gleefully helps with dusting duties with volunteer Gabe Colombo. Photo: Margaret DeMaioribus, KNOM.

… That’s what’s fueling a new volunteerism initiative at KNOM this autumn.

Led by general manager Margaret DeMaioribus, KNOM volunteers and staff now participate in “Service Saturdays”: monthly opportunities to gather to do fix-it chores for the station or other work for the community. The service days are an added way to invite others to help.

KNOM tries to stretch your donated dollar as much as possible to be careful stewards of your generosity.

Image at top: Three-year-old Miles Collins gleefully helps with dusting duties with volunteer Gabe Colombo.

Smiling woman kneels on floor of radio studio, cleaning and organizing shelves of broadcasting awards.
Community deejay Aurora Lyman cleans and organizes KNOM’s display case of broadcasting awards. Photo: Margaret DeMaioribus, KNOM.

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