Posts Categorized: Press Release

American Public Media’s Being Awarded Significant Grants from Lilly Endowment and the George Family Foundation

American Public Media’s Being Awarded Significant Grants from Lilly Endowment and the George Family Foundation Funding will support initiatives and products to drive audience growth and extend educational value of Being content (St. Paul, Minn.) — Oct. 3, 2005 — In support of its achievement as public radio’s paradigm-breaking national conversation on belief, meaning and…

THE SPLENDID TABLE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS ON THE AIR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Deborah Broide (973) 744-2030 Deborahpub@aol.com THE SPLENDID TABLE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS ON THE AIR (St Paul, MN)… September 27: The Splendid Table® from American Public Media, public radio’s only national food program, will celebrate its 10th season on October 7. The one-hour lifestyle program, hosted by multi-awarding winning Lynne Rossetto Kasper,… Read more »

AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA’S MARKETPLACE HEADS TO NEW YORK CITY FROM MONDAY, OCT. 24 THROUGH FRIDAY, OCT. 28

Contact: Aimee Gautreau 914-238-2698 Aimee.gautreau@verizon.net AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA’S MARKETPLACE HEADS TO NEW YORK CITY FROM MONDAY, OCT. 24 THROUGH FRIDAY, OCT. 28 Host Kai Ryssdal to ring NYSE closing bell Monday, Oct. 24, to kick off week of special broadcasts from New York City (St. Paul, Minn.) Sept. 19, 2005 — American Public Media’s Marketplace…

AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA TO PRESENT A WEEK OF CONCERTS FROM THE WORLD-RENOWNED BBC PROMS

Contact: Ashley Lysne 651-290-1303 alysne@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA TO PRESENT A WEEK OF CONCERTS FROM THE WORLD-RENOWNED BBC PROMS "Last Night of the Proms" to be broadcast live from the Royal Albert Hall on September 10 (St. Paul, Minn.) — September 1, 2005 — American Public Media is proud to bring concerts from the… Read more »

AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA RECEIVES $2.1 MILLION FROM TIDES FOUNDATION FOR GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY DESK

Press Contacts: Christine Coleman Tides Foundation 415-561-6354 coleman@tides.org www.tidesfoundation.org Connie Stelter American Public Media 651-290-1113 cstelter@americanpublicmedia.com www.americanpublicmedia.org AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA RECEIVES $2.1 MILLION FROM TIDES FOUNDATION FOR GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY DESK New editorial desk for Marketplace™, nation’s leading business news program, supported by Tides’ Kendeda sustainability fund San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA — August 9,… Read more »

AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA’S Being RECEIVES MAJOR FUNDING FROM THE FORD FOUNDATION

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA’S Being RECEIVES MAJOR FUNDING FROM THE FORD FOUNDATION (St. Paul, Minn.) July 7, 2005 – In recognition of its extraordinary achievement as public radio’s national conversation on belief, meaning and ethics, the American Public Media program Being has been awarded a $275,000 grant from the…

GARRISON KEILLOR TO STAR IN ROBERT ALTMAN FILM

Contact: Amanda Stanton-Geddes Prairie Home Productions Phone: (651) 999-1095 astanton@mpr.org GARRISON KEILLOR TO STAR IN ROBERT ALTMAN FILM Major motion picture will be shot in St. Paul. (St. Paul, Minn) June 24, 2005 — The feature is still untitled. But the screenplay – written by Garrison Keillor – is ready to go, and the cast… Read more »

Public Radio’s Popular Marketplace Program to Add Personal Finance Show July 1

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 646-8791 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org Public Radio’s Popular Marketplace Program to Add Personal Finance Show July 1 From wallet to Wall Street, Marketplace Money offers hot tips, simple tools and savvy investment advice in the signature Marketplace style and wit (Los Angeles) — May 5, 2005 — American Public Media announced today it…

American Public Media’s Being Wins Prestigious Webby Award

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 646-8791 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org American Public Media’s Being Wins Prestigious Webby Award Weekly public radio program is recognized for Web site content, vision and creativity (St. Paul, Minn.) — May 5, 2005 — American Public Mediaís Being — a public radio program and national conversation about belief, meaning, ethics and ideas —…

Public Radio’s Popular Marketplace Program to Add Personal Finance Show July 1

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 646-8791 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org Public Radio’s Popular Marketplace Program to Add Personal Finance Show July 1 From wallet to Wall Street, Marketplace Money offers hot tips, simple tools and savvy investment advice in the signature Marketplace style and wit (Los Angeles) — May 5, 2005 — American Public Media announced today it…