Radiotopia: A Storytelling Revolution

A project in Cambridge, MA by PRX, Inc

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We are a collective of amazing storytelling radio shows. Let's remake public radio together.
Backers: 21808
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28

Funded: $620,412 of $250,000
Dates: Oct 14th -> Nov 14th (32 days)
Project By: PRX, Inc
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Latest News


November 11th - via:
We did it! We got over 20,000 backers and that extra $25,000 from Hover. Thanks everyone! We have three more days and we're still hoping to hit our $600,000 stretch goal, but tonight we're celebrating what we accomplished together. huzzah, roman  (Read More)

Stretch goal #4- New blood

November 4th - via:
We’re so excited to add Criminal, The Heart, The Allusionist (Helen Zaltzman's new show), and now Mortified (!) to the collective. For Radiotopia - and all of radio - to be the best it can be, we need to find even more people who are not currently... (Read More)

Stretch goal #3- Level Up

November 4th - via:
$250,000 let us keep the lights on at Radiotopia; $400,000 let us expand. Thank you! Now, we're ready to "level up." The main limiting factor for production is money. With more funds we can produce more episodes, get higher quality gear, report more... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2: Radiotopia Together

October 31st - via:
Thank you, dear backer! We now have three new shows in Radiotopia and we’re on our way to 20,000 backers and an extra $25,000!* Now, let’s have some fun together. When we had the big Radiotopia party in NYC, we heard a lot of you say that you... (Read More)


October 29th - via:
Thank you! In 14 days, 10,000 of you came together to support Radiotopia and the future of indie radio.  We are over the hump and on our way to 20,000 backers and an extra $25,000 from Hover. Every pledge counts, even $1. So this where having an... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1- Radiotopia Expansion Pack

October 24th - via:
Thanks to you, we hit our goal and Radiotopia has the base of support we need to keep going strong. We’re still looking to clinch our $25,000 challenge grant from Hover by getting 20,000 backers, but we have new plans we want to share. This year... (Read More)

20,000 Backer Challenge

October 21st - via:
We're so excited to announce that Hover has put up a challenge grant of $25,000 if, and only if, we get over 20,000 backers in the Radiotopia Kickstarter campaign. It doesn't matter how much you give, a minimum pledge of $1 does the job. But pledging... (Read More)


October 21st - via:
You did it! It’s the middle of the night in NYC (~3am), where we’re planning the Radiotopia party for tomorrow night. Well, technically, it’s tonight at this point! Thanks so much for supporting PRX’s Radiotopia in our effort remake public... (Read More)

Over $200,000!

October 14th - via:
Thank you, backers! In just a few days, we managed to raise over $200,000 for Radiotopia, thanks to your amazing generosity. We have less than $50,000 to go to get funded and move into the next phase of Radiotopia. The best way you can help from here... (Read More)

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