High Plains Public Radio

HPPR Budget and Funding Sources

High Plains Public Radio is funded primarily through a variety of private sources.  These sources are projected to provide the following shares of income for the fiscal year 2013 operating budget of $1,196,590:

33%   Membership contributions

21%   Business underwriting

18%   Private foundations

3%    Tower leasing

1%    Vehicle donations


The remaining 24% of operating funding is from the state of Kansas and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting in the form of an annual Community Service Grant and funding from.  This grant has been declining steadily in recent years.