KPOO - FM 89.5 - San Francisco, CA

Poor People's Radio

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KPOO is an independent, listener-sponsored noncommercial station. KPOO is an African-American owned and operated noncommercial radio station. KPOO broadcasts 24 hours a day on 160 ... See more watts, with a radiated power of 270 watts, covering San Francisco, Oakland, and the Bay Area. KPOO gives voice to the concerns of low income communities in San Francisco. Founded by Poor People's Radio, Inc., KPOO's ongoing mission has been to open the airwaves to the disenfranchised and underserved. Our station broadcasts news, public meetings, election, live events, interviews, public service announcements and music not heard on any other radio stations. As such, KPOO has continued to have a very loyal listening audience. KPOO specializes in jazz, reggae, salsa, blues, gospel, and hip hop music. KPOO serves the Bay Area's Latin community with several bilingual programs a week, and also produces programs concerning Irish Americans, Arab Americans, women issues and Native American concerns. KPOO broadcasts live the weekly meeting of the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency and non-stop election night coverage. KPOO also uses the airways to educate the community about important issues such as AIDS prevention, health concerns, use of the new technologies, prison affairs, and consumer protection. KPOO Radio has always operated with a volunteer staff. Volunteers range from community people, students, musicians, community activists, actors, doctors, attorneys, young people, seniors, blind and disabled, record collectors, and (of course) broadcasters and engineers.

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San Francisco - California, United States - English

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415.346.5373 live line: 415.346.5376 or toll-free 1.866.405.0200

PO Box 156650, San Francisco, CA 94115-6650 1329 Divisadero, San Francisco, CA 94115

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