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Adopt a Watt


"At WVMO, we have so few watts, each one could have a name!" Will Nimmow

How about your name? Or the name of a loved one?
Tell your friends . . . tell your favorite east side business!
Adopt a Watt!

Easy Ways to Adopt a Watt

If paying by cash or check, adopt your bright-shiny-sparkly watt by writing a $250 check made payable to "Friends of WVMO".

  • Mail check to Friends of WVMO, 5211 Schluter Road, Monona, WI 53716
  • Bring a check to the station at City Hall, 5211 Schluter Road 
Or click "donate" to pay online.
Now go name your Watt and live happily ever-after!
What do you get when you Adopt a Watt?
  • Name the watt
  • Your watt will be featured on the air for a day
  • WVMO bumper sticker
  • Picture with the WVMO remote broadcast vehicle (bike)
  • Full tax deduction allowed by law
Email friendsofWVMO@gmail.com or call 608.216.7431 for more information.

Mission Statement



Driven by a passion for Monona radio, the Friends of WVMO supports and sustains the station through fund development, volunteer recruitment, and community promotion.

WVMO Friends Board Members

  • Mary Huelsbeck, President
  • Charlie Shoemaker, Vice President
  • Valerie Hamstra, Secretary
  • Jim Gundersen, Treasurer

What will the money be used for?

  • Convert news room to recording space
  • Defer start-up expenses
  • Sports coverage for Monona Grove High School away games