KUNM Radio

Mailing Address: MSC06 3520 - Onate Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 277-4806
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities
Mission Statement:

KUNM is Community Powered Radio. We serve the people in KUNM's listening area by providing a variety of high quality programming that serves diverse interests, particularly programming that might not be available on commercial radio stations.

Primary Programs:

KUNM 89.9 atop Sandia Crest covers a 60 mile radius including Santa Fe and Los Alamos.

KUNM has transmitters in Espanola, Taos, Las Vegas, Eagle Nest, Cuba, Nageezi and Socorro. KUNM offers more than 50 radio programs each week.

Our program guide is available at our website.

We also provide a Youth Radio training project for high school students working in professional setting that advocates journalism, social justice and civic engagement.

KUNM is a self-supporting unit of the University of New Mexico. Eighty percent of our funding comes from the local community. UNM provides our facility and services but all operating revenues, including salaries, taxes and benefits are paid by our own fundraising success. Our most recent financial statements are available online at KUNM.org/Community.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide, Bernalillo, Cibola, Colfax, Los Alamos, McKinley, Mora, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos, Torrance, Valencia
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $1,000,000 - $4,999,999
Personnel: 10 to 29 FTE
Executive Director:

Richard S. Towne, General Manager

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS

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