The station will kick-off its on-air capital campaign on April 15. Each member's pledge will be matched by local contributions.
Philadelphia, PA On April 15, WXPN, the nationally-acclaimed public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania, will kick-off its on-air fund drive for "The Campaign for WXPN," raising money for its new headquarters which will be located in the same building as the new World Cafe Live entertainment facility at 3025 Walnut Street in Philadelphia.
The new venue, World Cafe Live, will include a live music café and a 350-person music hall, both with full food and beverage service. The building will also be the new home for the station.
Philadelphia, PA WXPN, the nationally-acclaimed public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania, and Real Entertainment Group, founded by local entrepreneur Hal Real, previewed the home of what many believe will be Philadelphia's most innovative music performance venue-World Cafe Live-and the radio station's new broadcast facilities and offices. The opening is scheduled for October 2004.