Posts Tagged ‘portland’

Birthday-In-A-Box

It’s time for a birthday celebration! Do you or someone you know have a birthday coming up?! Nominate them (or yourself) to receive a special visit from the WayFM team with gifts, balloons and most importantly: a specially-curated basket of treats from Chandelier Bakery! Entry into the promotion grants WayFM permission to contact entrants electronically.           … Continue reading

Keep Portland Warm

November 1st – January 31st Thousands of individuals and families are living on the streets and in cars.  The rain and cold of winter can be deadly. But a warm, dry blanket can be life-saving. This winter 96.3 WayFM is teaming up with local businesses to provide Blanket Coverage Ministry with over 1,000 blankets to help cover the homeless, and we need your help! Drop off blankets at any of the locations listed below, and… … Continue reading

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… … Continue reading

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! Plus, get a free entry to win exclusive 96.3 WayFM merch, like an insulated lunch bag or sunglasses, each time you visit a Popsicle Pop-Up! Summer 2021 Schedule: Tuesday, August 3rd 3:00-4:00 PM Columbia Tech Center Nature Park 825 SE Tech Center Drive Vancouver, WA 98683 Thursday,… … Continue reading

Community Impact Spotlight – Embrace Oregon

Embrace Oregon connects caring community members with vulnerable children and families in partnership with the Department of Human Services. We are dedicated to the flourishing of every child. EMBRACE OREGON BEGAN WITH ONE BIG QUESTION: WHAT HAPPENS TO CHILDREN WHEN THEY ARE WAITING AT A DHS CHILD WELFARE OFFICE FOR A FOSTER FAMILY? In 2011, Jillana Goble, a foster mom in Portland, Ore., asked this simple question. When a staff member who works for DHS… … Continue reading

Community Impact Spotlight – Blanchet House

    This month the Community Impact Spotlight is shinning on Blanchet House. Blanchet (pronounced Blan-shay) House is a nonprofit social services organization located in downtown Portland. They provide food, clothing and housing programs to people in need. They believe that it is their responsibility to offer assistance in whatever way we can. They are not affiliated with any religious organizations though their founders are rooted in the Catholic community. Meal Program We serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner… … Continue reading

Support Local Businesses

96.3 WAY-FM is community. In  times like this we’re reminded of how critical it is to support one another.  This includes local businesses and their employees. Right now you can do little things that make a  huge difference. You can keep our community strong.   Purchase gift certificates to restaurants and stores to use later Order food to-go from local restaurants (Goldie’s BBQ, Pietro’s Pizza) Buy tickets to future community events to show support for the… … Continue reading

WAY-FM IS NOW ON 96.3

The WAY-FM team has been hard at work on some BIG changes! Reset your preset to the new 96.3 WAY-FM! The great news is this signal is more powerful which means more people who are feeling overwhelmed will have the same source of encouragement and hope that you do. More people will be pointed to Jesus with meaningful music and honest conversations. Thank you for your patience during this transition. You can now spread the… … Continue reading