Become a Member of 90.9 The Bridge! 

Listeners like you are The Bridge’s largest and most important source of funding. Your contribution supports new music discovery, hand-picked playlists, live performances, music news, and the best of independent and local artists on Kansas City’s NPR music station, 90.9 The Bridge. 

You can make an ongoing, monthly contribution or a one-time gift with your credit card or checking account. 


Prefer to donate by check? 

Send a check made payable to 90.9 The Bridge and mail to: 
Attn: Membership
90.9 The Bridge
125 E. 31st St.
Kansas City, MO 64108

Questions about Membership? Click here or contact Membership Services at 816-756-3580 or


Membership Benefits

Thank-You Gifts

With your qualifying contribution, you may choose from a selection of one or more thank you gifts including Bridge merch, like t-shirts, tumblers and more! 

The Bridge Amplifier

With your membership, you’ll automatically receive access to our monthly Amplifier newsletter. The Amplifier includes the latest 909 Sessions, music news from The Bridge and NPR, and updates from the local concert calendar. 

Kansas City PBS Passport

Because The Bridge is part of the same family as Kansas City PBS, members who give $5+ monthly or $60 annually can watch Kansas City PBS Passport programming. Passport offers Bridge members extended, on-demand access to the best of Kansas City PBS programming, like Live on the Bridge, Austin City Limits and Great Performances. Activate Passport to watch episodes of your favorite shows on a variety of platforms:,, the PBS Video apps for iOS/Android, AppleTV, Roku and Chromecast. 



Receive access to all 909 Sessions - like the one above with Beabadoobee - when you become a Platinum Partner!

90.9 The Bridge Platinum Partners

Platinum Partners play an important role in powering local music and supporting music discovery on Kansas City’s NPR music station. Platinum Partners support the station’s annual operations with generous annual contributions of $100/month or $1,200 or more. 90.9 The Bridge Platinum Partners enjoy many perks, like invitations to our 909 In-Studio Sessions, exclusive concert ticket offers, new Bridge swag and more. But the main benefit of this generous gift is knowing you are making a major impact for the Kansas City community. Become a Platinum Partner Today!

90.9 The Bridge Gold Partners

Not ready to give at the Platinum Partner level but still want to make a major impact on your local music scene? Become a Bridge Gold Partner! Gold Partners power commercial-free music discovery with annual contributions of $40/month or $480 annually. With your Gold Partnership, you’ll be invited to up to five live in-studio 909 Sessions. Enjoy a front and center experience with your favorite Bridge artists as they share an intimate conversation with Bridge host Jon Hart and perform select songs.Become a Gold Partner Today!

Matching Gifts

Double your donation to The Bridge! If your employer participates in donation matching, you can double your impact on The Bridge and the Kansas City community at no additional cost to you. Learn more here about matching gifts here.

Donate a Vehicle

Got an unwanted car, truck, motorcycle or boat taking up space in the garage? You can turn it into the music you love and rely on. A vehicle donation makes you a member of 90.9 The Bridge, is tax-deductible, and supports the programming on The Bridge. Learn more here.

Business Support Partnerships

Support from businesses helps bring our mission to life. With a Business Support Partnership, we can help your business reach local and engaged community members with targeted marketing in a clutter-free environment. Learn more here.


90.9 The Bridge is always seeking volunteers who are passionate about music discovery and committed to our mission, programming and initiatives. Our volunteers are at the heart of our work to reflect and support Kansas City’s music community. 90.9 The Bridge is always seeking volunteers who are passionate about music. Interested? Learn more about volunteering here.