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FAQs about June Appeal 2020

Why does 98five have appeals?
How much does 98five need to raise for June Appeal 2020?
How long does 98five’s June Appeal run for?
How can I donate?
Is my donation tax deductible?
Is my payment secure?
Can I drop my donation in next week?
How can I share ‘my story’ of how 98five has impacted my life/my family’s life?

Why does 98five have appeals?

As a sponsorship restricted community radio station, over 50% of our funding has to come from listeners and the community. Without it we can’t exist.

For more information, visit our About Us page.

How much does 98five need to raise for June Appeal 2020?

To responsibly pay all of the bills we’ve budgeted for, we need to raise $425,000 this June.

Where does my donation go?

Your donation goes directly to pay for transmission costs, music royalties and other daily expenses to keep broadcasting hope 24 hours a day.

How long does 98five’s June Appeal run for?

June Appeal is going live on the 22nd of June and running continuously through to the 26th of June!

How can I donate?

1. Via our secure and safe website

2. EFT directly into our back account:

BSB, 306-042
Account No., 085 0932

3. Phone our friendly team on 9313 0985 during Appeal Week, 6am-6pm, Monday 22nd June to Friday 26th of June. For outside of Appeal week, phone 9313 0800 during regular office hours.

Is my donation tax deductible?

It certainly is. Any gift above $2 will receive a tax deductible receipt from us via your preferred method to help you with your tax return.

Is my payment secure?

Yes. Our regulatory, approved and audited payment facilities ensure 100% safe transactions.

Can I drop my donation in?

You can drop any gifts into the station or continue to donate securely online !

A great way to help 98five budget responsibly month-to-month is by becoming a 98five Family Partner and giving a small manageable monthly gift.

How can I share ‘my story’ of how 98five has impacted my life/my family’s life?

As the 98five Family, we’ve stuck together through the highs and lows so this June we’re celebrating that with 98five’s Family Month. Join us as we unpack the issues our families are facing and hear your stories. We may not have it all together, but together we have more.

We’re inviting you to share your family stories with us. Tell us about your 98five family story below, has a song ever given you a greater hope? Has someone ever reached out to you during a tough time? Do you remember a particular time where you were encouraged my someone on air? Tell us your 98five Family story here or call one of our team during office hours on 9313 0800.

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