New Member Mondays: Help WDET reach 1,000 new members

WDET staff and guests pose for a photo at the Jam Handy.

WDET staff and guests pose for a photo during the station's 75th anniversary party on Feb. 13, 2024, at the Jam Handy in Detroit.

Detroit Public Radio 101.9 WDET is listener-supported radio — and bringing new members into the fold is crucial to sustaining our mission to deliver programming and news that serves and reflects metro Detroit.

Help us reach 1,000 new members during our 75th year with New Member Mondays!

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Every Monday this season, discover new incentives for joining WDET for the first time.*

WDET New Member Monday Incentive Schedule

  • Monday, May 13, 5-9 a.m. ET: Donate during Morning Edition with Pat Batcheller and get vintage WDET swag.
  • Monday, May 20, 11 a.m. to noon ET: Donate during The Metro with Tia Graham and Nick Austin for a chance to win tickets to a select show at Detroit House of Comedy.
  • Monday, May 27, 4-6 p.m. ET: Donate during All Things Considered with Russ McNamara and you score a $10 Happy’s Pizza gift card.
  • Monday, June 3, noon-3 p.m. ET: Donate during In the Groove with Ryan Patrick Hooper to receive 50% off your purchase of an ITG t-shirt.
  • Monday, June 10, 9-10 a.m. ET: Donate during Created Equal with Stephen Henderson for a chance to win VIP tickets to Burger Battle 2024 — June 30 at Eastern Market.
  • Monday, June 17, 8-10 p.m. ET: Donate during Visions with Kaleigh Wilder for a chance to win tickets to see WDET welcome Cassandra Wilson: A Tribute to Ed Love, with special guest Ralphe Armstrong, July 24 at the Aretha.
  • Monday, June 24, 5-9 a.m. ET: Donate during Morning Edition with Pat Batcheller and you enter our drawing for a chance to win a bag of coffee from Coffeehaus in Detroit.

More incentives to be announced.

Tune in, join team DET and be part of something bigger.

Become a new WDET member now by making a tax-deductible gift at

*Eligible donor must not have given to WDET within the past five years to be considered a new member.