WEMM Public Service Guidelines

As a service to WEMM listeners and the Tri-State and Kanawha Valley Communities, our radio station provides public service announcements (PSA) for non-profit organizations. A PSA is a non-commercial advertisement, broadcast for the public good. WEMM airs pre-recorded PSAs only.

CRITERIA: PSA requests must be submitted by an organization that qualifies as tax-exempt under IRS Tax Code 501 (c) 3. Events or information must be submitted by a not-for-profit organization or non-profit agency. Events or information should provide a service or benefit to the community, listeners and/or members.

The following PSA content will not be aired:

  • Rallies or demonstrations
  • Ticket, product or donation pricing
  • Book signings or public appearances
  • Benefits for individuals
  • Workshops or classes
  • Anything related to candidates for public/political office or political organizations

All PSA submissions are subject to WEMM approval.

SUBMISSION DEADLINES: 30-days prior to the requested start date.

RUN DATES: Provide desired broadcast start and end dates (maximum 30 days).

LENGTH: 00:30 seconds length.

FORMAT: Digital audio files are preferred as MP3s or on CD. For consideration purposes, please submit your script in :30 copy length below. Please note that a 00:30 script contains approximately 70-75 words. Scripts are subject to editing by WEMM staff. If you are able to provide audio, please indicate which format below. MP3’s will be requested if your submission is approved, CD’s can be delivered to:

WEMM Request For PSA
703 3rd Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701

SCHEDULE: Schedules will rotate within specified run dates and will air randomly (based on availability).

EVENTS: Community Event information can be posted on our websites. To submit your request, click on the Church and Concert Updates link for more information, or submit to:

WEMM Request for PSA
703 3rd Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701