Donations & Underwriting

Believe it or not, the Humboldt Sentinel has NO corporate or government funding.

We depend completely on local support from the people of Humboldt County to continue our operations.

There are no salaried staff, no brown paper bags from growers and no “weapons contractor” cash coming in. We don’t even have a bank account.

Our continued existence is completely dependent upon the tireless devotion of our volunteer staff and the scant amount of underwriting support on our website and our television programs.

So, if you like our work, get yourself a display spot here — or just drop us a donation:


We welcome your interest in underwriting one our our journalistic or cultural video productions, which appear both on-line and on cable access television in Humboldt County (and sometimes beyond) — in all, we’ve aired over 1,000 hours of local news, talk and entertainment programming.

All spots are 15 seconds in length, and standard underwriting guidelines for public television apply (no mentions of prices, calls to action or comparison to competitors, etc.). We’ll even make your underwriting TV spot for you, to your exact specifications, free of charge!

See for yourself some examples of our underwriting campaigns on our YouTube channel

As always, some restrictions may apply, terms are subject to change, and so forth. Call us at (707) 667-3302 or write publisher@humboldtsentinel.com for more information.

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