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Get The WCNY Magazine when you become a member.

Get The WCNY Magazine when you become a member.

WCNY relies on the generous support of our local viewers and listeners. With your support, we’re able to provide quality television and radio programming, and a diverse roster of outreach and education services throughout 19 counties of Central New York and beyond.

There are many ways to support WCNY, each with its own benefits – from discounts and special access to productions, to recognition on-air or at events, to the personal satisfaction of providing your time, talent and treasure.

Click here to become a member today!

Let WCNY help market your business

Support WCNY while marketing your company across our five television channels, three radio stations, bimonthly magazine, targeted e-mails and social media, and this website. Reach audiences through:

WCNY Television Channels

  • PBS (24.1)
  • Create (24.2)
  • World (24.3)
  • Plus (24.4)
  • How-To (Time Warner Cable Channel 854)


  • Classic FM Syracuse 91.3
  • WCNY-FM Utica 89.5 ‘
  • WUNY-FM Watertown 90.9
  • Streaming on
  • The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter
  • Oldies (HD2)
  • Jazz (HD3)
  • NPR News



  • The WCNY Magazine
  • SoundWaves FM guide
  • Special Events

Broadcast Reach

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WCNY-TV broadcast area.

WCNY-TV broadcast channels service area.

Classic FM broadcast area.

Classic FM broadcast service area.

WCNY How-To cable service area.

WCNY How-To cable service area.

To speak with someone in regards to corporate support please contact Michael Kite using our Online Contact Form and ask about corporate support and advertising opportunities.

Are you a leader?

Nearly 20,000 households support WCNY with general membership contributions. Our Leadership clubs recognizes the generosity of special members who have the means to support WCNY each year at levels far above the average.

Through the gifts of its members, the Producer’s Club and Signal Society provide a major source of annual support for WCNY’s programming and capital improvements. They also provide recognition, special benefits and services in appreciation of the generosity of their members.

Support at these levels not only ensures that you hear the programs you care about, but it also helps us achieve our mission of enriching our community. You play a powerful role in helping us maintain the high standards it takes to serve as one of our community’s most vital media sources.

Support WCNY at the Leadership level below.



Travel-Auction-drop-down-imageWCNY Auctions

TelAuc and Travel Auctions features fabulous merchandise, services and trips from local and international vendors, a terrific crew of hundreds of donors and volunteers, and on-air participation by public figures from throughout Central New York.

Both also provide a unique marketing opportunity for businesses to donate their goods and services for televised airtime. While viewers get great deals on quality trips, items and services, WCNY receives much-needed revenue to educate, entertain and inspire.

WCNY thanks our sponsors, donors, buyers and volunteers for supporting TelAuc, the Great TV Auction! Your generosity helped generate important revenue for our Public Media company.

Coming soon… more items to bid on and buy. Check back for detailed information or contact Sara Strong,

You can support WCNY in additional ways, including donating vehicles, providing memorial gifts, taking advantage of your employer’s matching gift program, volunteering and more.

Click to learn about other ways to help.



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