Membership Services

The Benefits of Membership

For more than 24 years, Delmarva Public Radio brings the best of public radio to the people of Delmarva. Your support is what keeps us on the airwaves and makes Delmarva Public Radio an institute of cultural distinction on the Peninsula.

Your support, combined with that of other passionate and loyal listeners, makes up almost 50% of our annual budget. Your investment in Delmarva Public Radio is crucial in maintaining your access to informative, enjoyable, and inspirational radio.

Help us connect you to your community and to the world. There are a number of ways in which you can support us. No gift is too small and all gifts are greatly appreciated.

For more information on the many ways to give to Delmarva Public Radio or if you have any questions about your membership, please call our Membership Director, Angela Byrd at 410-543-6220.

Tax Deductibility

Contributions to Delmarva Public Radio are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law, minus the fair market value of any thank you gifts or benefits received in return. We make every effort to inform you of the value of your thank you gifts.

The most popular and easiest way to make a donation to Delmarva Public Radio is by cash or check made payable to Delmarva Public Radio.

We will gladly accept cash gifts. However, we do not recommend sending cash via any postal service or courier.

To make a donation using cash, please bring it directly to our station located in Caruthers Hall on the campus of Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland  during regular business hours (Monday-Friday. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Our staff will issue you a receipt while you wait.

To pay by credit card, use our secure online payment form.  Click here to make an online pledge.  We honor Visa, Master Card, and American Express.

When paying by check, regardless of the designation of your donation, please make the check payable to: Delmarva Public Radio. If possible, include a completed donor card instructing us where you would like to designate your donation. Otherwise, if you do not have a donor card, in the "memo" section of your check write the area or designation of your gift. Then, mail your donation to:

Delmarva Public Radio
P.O. Box 2596
Salisbury, Maryland 21802

Special Note: To make a memorial or honorary gift by cash or check, first, follow the instructions above. Second, attach a note that includes the name of the person you are memorializing or honoring, and the family's contact name and address (for memorials) or the individual's name and address (for honorary gifts). We will be sure the family/individual is notified of your thoughtfulness.