About Pacifica Affiliates Network

GRCgangThe Pacifica Affiliate Network is a program of Pacifica’s national administration, with a mission and goals for furthering and sustaining grassroots community radio. Built upon the inherent and historic cooperation between community radio stations, the Pacifica Affiliate Program helps build collaboration in radio production, journalism, technology, and management between its network members. Two people form the Pacifica Network sit on Pacifica’s National Board and an Affiliates Task Force of the Pacifica National Board assists the program.

GRCThe Pacifica Affiliate network includes approximately 200 independent radio stations, primarily in the United States. Some affiliates are also located in Canada, Europe, and Africa. The network includes community radio stations, Internet stations, low-power stations, and college stations. The network enjoys a culture of mutually beneficial cooperation for the purpose of furthering grassroots community media, collaborating in production, journalism, technology, and management.

“The majority of our informational programming comes from the Pacifica News Network. KSKQ is proud to be an affiliate station of such a long standing, reliable news group.”
Carson Bench
Program Director, KSKQ
Ashland, Oregon


Affiliates Network staff hard at work in their office in Ames, Iowa