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WCPE About Us: Planned Giving
About WCPE Planned Giving
The Classical Station, WCPE FM,
has been broadcasting Great Classical
Music Since 1978. This is only possible
thanks to listener support. One of the
many ways that you can help WCPE
to continue playing Classical Music for
years to come is to leave a planned gift
in your will or estate.
Leaving a Legacy Gift to The Classical Station will help ensure that the station has a solid foundation to continue operating for generations to come. Educational Information Corporation is the legal name of WCPE FM. The station is a non-profit, listener supported radio station which means that it relies on your tax-deductible support for its funding.
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