WBUR Sustainers

Sustainers are Members who sign up to make automatic, regular donations to WBUR. As a Sustainer, your credit or debit card will automatically be billed and your Membership will renew annually.

Become a Sustainer

Sustainers are important because they ensure regular, reliable funding for WBUR's news & programming. We want to make sure you have all the tools you need to support public radio at your fingertips. That’s why we’ve put together this list of Sustainer resources.

Sustainer Benefits

  • Automatic entry into all WBUR Membership sweepstakes*
  • Automatic renewal — we'll take care of the paperwork for you
  • Your choice of thank-you gift — yearly, at your giving amount
  • Access to events special ticket offers to select WBUR events
  • Tax receipts — we'll tally up your cumulative gifts every January
  • Reduced mail — no additional renewal notices

Sustainer FAQs

Q: As a Sustainer, am I entered into sweepstakes?
A: Yes, you are automatically entered into all WBUR fundraising sweepstakes.*

Q: Am I eligible for thank you gifts?
A: Yes. If you hear of a gift that piques your interest, please call WBUR’s Membership Department at (617) 353-5755, or email us at membership@wbur.org. You are eligible to receive thank-you gifts offered at a pledge level equal to your current donation. Exclusions: holiday flowers and event promotions.

Q: How can I cancel my sustaining pledge?
A: You can change or cancel your sustaining pledge at any time. Simply call WBUR’s Membership Department at (617) 353-5755.

WBUR 90.9 FM
890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor | Boston MA 02215
1 (800) 909-9287

* Sweepstakes rules & regulations

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Edward R. Murrow Society

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