ELWA Radio

Number of broadcast hours   - FM 18.5 hours/day and 126 hours/week SW – currently off the air because of antenna problem

Number of Languages:  8 (eight) English, Bassa, Kpelle, Kissi, Kru, Grebo, Gola and, Krahn

Reach and Scope of the Signal, Size of Current Transmitter - 2000 watts FM with signal reaching: Central Liberia (Gbarnga, Bong County), Southeast (Liberia Agriculture Company, LAC) and West (Bo-water, near the Sierra Leonean border).

Number of Staff - 18 (eighteen)

List of Programs that are aired on ELWA Radio without sponsorship:

·      Haven of Rest – S$200/month
Unshackled – $10/broadcast x 7/week·        
Back to the Bible – $20/broadcast x 5 broadcast per week – 100.00 x 4 = $400/month·        
Hour of Decision - $200/month·        
Mainly for Women - $100/month·

Programs from Harbor Light, Six 15-minute programs at the cost of $100/month each, totaling $600/month.  These includes:

      o   Truth in the test tube
o   Bread for Youth
o   Joyful Women
o   Captain’s Kids
o   My Utmost
o   Walking the word

 Current Needs: 

Office and Broadcast equipment & Materials  – digital recorders, CD players, micro phones, microphone  stands, blank CDs, backup hard drives, computers (desktop and laptops)  etc

Tools – pliers, soldering materials, screw drivers, multi-meter testers, etc

Training Needs

Technical  Staff  in the maintenance and operation of modern broadcast equipment
Radio Announcers to upgrade their skills to modern broadcast techniques
Newscasters – currently there is news cast on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8am, 12noon and 10pm but there are plans to do news 7-day a week.

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