We intend the 2020 Vision Campaign to be a comprehensive view of New Life Ministries’ aspirations and needs as we move into the next decade and generation.
WNLR’s history and the goals of New Life Ministries’ 2020 Vision are listed below:
Birth of WNLR
Blue Ridge Broadcasting, Inc. purchased the 1150AM frequency from WABH in Deerfield, VA, becoming WNLR with antenna located in Churchville, VA.
New Life Ministries founded as a 501(c) (3) non-profit corporation, purchasing airtime on WNLR. New studios and office built at current Eagle Rock Road location, next to 1150AM antenna.
Power increased to 2,500 daytime watts.
New Life Ministries purchased the 1150AM frequency and facilities from Blue Ridge Broadcasting.
1150AM began streaming God’s Word worldwide online, 24 hours per day!
The 1150AM broadcast signal reaches Augusta County and parts of Rockingham, Rockbridge, Albemarle, and Highland counties. In addition, the 1150 AM signal streams continuously worldwide via the internet 24/7!
2020 Vision Capital Campaign GOALS
-Pay off the existing mortgage
-Recover the cost of new transmitter
-Replace the remaining antiquated broadcast equipment
-Upgrade the broadcast studio and offices
-Improve the exterior landscaping features
-Invest in personnel
-Move forward in the development of FM antenna/frequency
Studio Equipment $175,000
FM Antenna/Frequency $100,000