Montrose Broadcasting Corporation

Montrose, PA

Founded: 1951

Tel: (570) 278-2811


Top LeaderMr. James R. Baker

Donor Contact: Mr. James R. Baker

Member Since: June 26, 1989

Financial Data

   Cash Donations $683,972
   Noncash Donations $0
   Other Revenue $249,508
   Total Revenue $933,480
   Total Expenses $954,497
Excess (or Deficit)
   for the Year
Other $2,482
Total Change
   in Net Assets
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Total Assets $1,925,863
Total Liabilities $18,348
Net Assets $1,907,515
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Montrose Broadcasting Corporation owns and operates non-commercial radio stations WPEL-AM/FM in Montrose, Pennsylvania, WPGM-AM/FM in Danville, Pennsylvania, and WBGM (FM) in New Berlin, Pennsylvania. WPEL began broadcasting on May 30, 1953, WPGM was purchased on January 6, 1964, and WBGM commenced operations on September 6, 1996. WPEL-AM broadcasts from 6:00 a.m. until sunset. All of the other stations operate 24 hours a day. WPEL, WPGM, and WBGM broadcast Bible teaching programs, evangelistic programs, public affairs programs, beautiful music, light classical music, and news.

WPEL-FM 96.5 and AM 800 are non-commercial listener-supported radio stations owned and operated by the Montrose Broadcasting Corporation. The stations depend on the monthly support of listeners like you. Your gift designated for current expenses and the equipment needs of the stations will be used exclusively for the expenses of broadcasting the programs.
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