Baton Rouge Community Radio WHYR 96.9 FM is a local, non-profit, listener-supported radio station broadcasting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Community radio stations build stronger communities by:
-Encouraging community development
-Investigating underreported issues and concerns
-Highlighting the needs of underserved populations
-Giving a voice to members of the community that are not broadcast by mainstream commercial media
-Allowing the community a chance to actively participate in the media
As an all-volunteer, non-commercial community radio station, WHYR relies on donations.