Thanksgiving Sharathon

Thank you for keeping hope on the air in North Central Wisconsin with 89Q. Our fall fundraiser, Thanksgiving Sharathon was a huge success – thanks to you! We reached the goal of $325,000 an hour early.

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Gifts of Hope

An outreach to local families during the Christmas season; you help provide over 110 families with toys, clothes, and books at Christmas. Stop by the 89Q studio Monday – Friday 8am to 3 pm and pick up a gift tag which will include the gender and age of a child and a gift to purchase. Bring the gifts back to the 89Q studio, wrapped, with the tag attached by December 8th. You can also request gift tags online now and we will e-mail them to you.

Request tag online

89Q Christmas Music Guarantee

Starting Friday, listen for the 89Q Christmas Music Guarantee, where you’ll hear one of your Christmas Favorites every 15 minutes on 89Q. And if you’re ready to listen to all Christmas music, join us on 89Q Extra on streaming all Christmas right now on your smart speaker, the 89Q app, and here at!

89Q Winter Events

Christmas Parades, Concerts, Gifts Of Hope – learn all about what’s happening in this next season!

Winter Events

Join the 89Q Music Team!

Take the 89Q music survey this week and benefit K-Tech Charities out of Weston. K-Tech Charities works through a variety of events and programs throughout the year to make a positive impact on the community: from supporting those fighting breast cancer to helping to provide meals over the holidays to families in need. When you take this week’s music survey, Zingers and Flingers will donate a $1 on your behalf to K-Tech Charities.

Take the 89Q Music Survey


Community Resources

We know families and individuals are struggling this season. We have collected some resources and contact information that may be of help to you or a friend.

Community Resources
Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.
1 John 4:4
Today's Hope and Encouragement®
Monday, November 29

89Q Online Store

Browse our cute new Baby Onsies, 89Q T-shirts, Mugs, Hats, Coffee or Tea on the 89Q Online Store!

89Q Online Store

Ways To Listen!

Listen to your favorite songs on 89Q Hope is Here wherever you go! In the car, online, through our app on your phone or tablet or smart tv! There are lots of ways to get your daily Hope & Encouragement!

Find More Ways to Listen

Hope Blend Coffee

Wake Up with a cup of Hope in the morning. 89Q’s Hope Blend from Redwood St. Roasters is bright and balanced with a blend of fruit and nutty flavors, finishing with a hint of sweetness. Order for your home or office.

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89Q Birthday Club

We celebrate birthdays each weekday at 6:40 on the Wake Up Show. We would love to be able to wish you and your family a happy birthday on your special day, so just send us an email with the details 1 week in advance and listen for the 89Q Birthday Club!

Send Us Your Birthday!

Looking for a job?

89Q Sponsors have job openings you may be interested in. See if one is a fit for you!

Jobs Listing

Upcoming Events

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We love to put things on the calendar for the others to know whats going on in the community. If you have an event please let us know!

89Q At Your Event

Would you like 89Q to be part of your event? Please let us know 4 weeks in advance. Contact us to find out more! 

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