Humboldt State University
KHSU 90.5 | KHSR 91.9 Crescent City-Brookings | KHSG 89.9 Garberville | 88.7 Ferndale-Fortuna | 99.9 Willow Creek
Finances - Fiscal Year July 1 , 2015 - June 30, 2016

KHSU's FY15/16 operating budget is approximately $1,132,000.

Humboldt State University (HSU) provides approximately 20% of KHSU’s cash revenue, with another 16% coming from public funds, such as grants through the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). HSU also provides facilities and other significant administrative in-kind support for station operations.

The CPB is a private, nonprofit corporation funded by the American people. CPB distributes grants to qualified public broadcasters with funds appropriated and authorized by Congress.

Contributions from listeners, businesses and local organizations account for the remaining 64% of the station's annual operating budget.

Annual National Programming Costs - Fiscal Year 15-16

Total Annual Cost for National Programming: $215,128
National Public Radio (NPR) - $152,642
Public Radio International (PRI) - $21,400
 Membership and Distribution
  $21,920  Afropop Worldwide  $1,588
All Things Considered

 $18,151 The World
Morning Edition
 PRI Affiliation Fee $13,552
Car Talk
Fresh Air
 American Public Media (APM) - $20,672
Thistle and Shamrock $1,297 Affiliation Service Fee
Wait Wait Don't Tell Me
 A Prairie Home Companion  $12,518
Digital Services $4,899 BBC World Service

Other Program Acquisition Fees - $11,818
Other Programming Related Costs - $8,596
American Routes
Democracy Now!(Pacifica Radio)
 $5,050 Playlists (Spinitron)
 National Native News  $700 Streaming (Streamguys)
 Public Radio Exchange
  $700 CDs & Production Materials  $400
This American Life



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Audited Financial Statements


Detailed information about station revenue & expenditures is in our audited financial statements. These can be accessed via the following links. Hard copies are available upon request for a small copying and/or mailing fee.





Compensation Disclosures:

KHSU has no employees who meet the IRS definition of a "key employee" who receives reportable compensation of more than $150,000 per year.

KHSU does not have any IRS-defined highly compensated employees who receive reportable compensation of more than $100,000 per year.

KHSU has engaged no independent contractors who received more than $100,000 of compensation.