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Be a Day Maker! WayFM wants to encourage you and others during this time! Drop off some cookies for a family member or friend, pay for the car behind you next time you're in a drive-through, mow a neighbor's lawn, or commit to spreading kindness in another way! Print the SURPRISE cards below to share with YOUR kind act of making someone's day.

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Community Impact Spotlight – Open House Ministries

Open House Ministries is a family shelter in Vancouver, Washington, housing 100-plus residents a night. More than half of their residents are homeless children. Open House Ministries walks alongside homeless families as they rebuild their lives. Watch this video and learn more about their program and families who have undergone the difficult work of transforming their lives, reclaiming their independence and finding home again. Open House Ministries has many opportunities for volunteers to share their…

Win a Complete HVAC System from MasterTech!

    Texas Summers are no joke. That’s why 89.7 WayFM is partnering with Master Tech Service Corp and Lennox to bless one North Texas family in need with a complete HVAC system giveaway! Master Tech Service Corp and Lennox know HVAC, and their techs are fully trained to install them at the highest level. Nominate a family who you believe needs this incredible blessing, and see complete contest rules below! Our thanks to Master…

Popsicle Pop-Up

Nothing beats the summer heat like an ice-cold popsicle. 96.3 WayFM will be “popping” up all over town with Popsicle Pop-ups. Giving you that refreshing feeling for free! You can also pick up WayFM window stickers, Popsicle Pop-ups are brought to you by the good people at Greenbrook Construction.   Where We'll Be Next:   Tuesday 8/25 3:00-4:00 PM Esther Short Park 605 Esther St, Vancouver, WA 98660     Follow @wayfmportland in Instagram or…

Win a New WayFM Face Mask!

Masks are still required most places here in DFW. If you have to wear one might as well share hope at the same time! Enter below for your chance to win a new 89.7 WayFM face mask!  

Mid-south Connect: James Bess Foundation

Founder and CEO, Mindy Bess of the James Bess Foundation discusses how the organization grants final dreams for adults between the ages of 21-65 with a life-threatening illness.    

Celebrate the 4th of July in DFW

Our Independence Day celebrations may look a bit different this year. The good news is, there’s still lots of places to enjoy fireworks! We’ve put together a list below to help you celebrate safely with your family.   Addison https://addisonkaboomtown.com/?fbclid=IwAR1EJR69bj5lRWiYI_mNvpsoENfwEpMs4lCx-rtWE7-jmMEH3dn0TuFkDo4   Allen https://www.cityofallen.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=8273&month=7&year=2020&day=3&calType=0   Arlington https://arlingtontx.gov/news/my_arlington_t_x/news_stories/arlington_fireworks_2020?   Colleyville (June 26th) https://www.colleyville.com/residents/special-events/stars-and-guitars/-fbclid-IwAR1U5x8vkmh_GGWMWETkFChvFfUp7p-Y5w1Nm7uAbU8ffkm99AFE22WRQas   Denton https://www.discoverdenton.com/original-event/4th-july-denton/   Ennis (June 27th) https://visitennis.org/ennisfreedomfest.htm   Farmers Branch https://www.farmersbranchtx.gov/638/Independence-Day-Celebration   Forney https://www.forneytx.gov/574/Independence-Day-Celebration   Ft. Worth https://fortworthsfourth.com/   Irving https://www.cityofirving.org/1289/Independence-Day-Celebration   Lake…

A History of the Iconic ‘God Is Love’ Sign

Located on the property at 1402 S. Grove Ave. in Fort Myers, the landmark God Is Love sign has greeted McGregor Boulevard travelers for close to eight decades. But believe it or not, a lot has had to happen to keep the iconic sign glowing, or even keep it around at all. Below is an account of some of the bigger moments in the God Is Love sign's 77-year history, according to The News-Press: George…