Volunteering at KBCS
KBCS is a mostly volunteer-powered public radio station. We operate with a small paid staff and thus rely on the talents and energies of many volunteers for most of our on-air and off-air activities. There are a variety of ways you can contribute to the station and learn the art of radio.
Hosts and Producers
KBCS has volunteer opportunities for experienced radio hosts.
Are you interested in applying your broadcasting skills to help community radio thrive? If you have a few volunteer hours available each week, KBCS might be a great opportunity for you to make a difference.
We need confident and technically adept individuals for the following volunteer roles: music program host, news program host, board operator, audio producer, and assistant producer.
To apply, complete this form and send to KBCS Programming Director, Patrick Whalen:
3000 Landerholm Circle SE
Bellevue WA 98007
The membership team at KBCS welcomes volunteers to assist with the important work of servicing our members. Whether it’s mailing out thank you gifts, stuffing envelopes, or providing customer service, it’s an essential task is vital to the station and its members. Interested volunteers can contact Member Services Director, Ben Brandow.
KBCS is listener-supported, public radio. The vast majority of our operating budget comes directly from listeners. To raise that support, we hold on-air membership drives each year, as well as year-round membership relations. We are always in need of volunteers to help answer phones and take pledges during pledge drives.
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Classes and Workshops
KBCS offers periodic educational opportunities through Bellevue College Continuing Education, posted here when available.