WCAI Events

WCAI regularly hosts events around Cape Cod, on the Islands, and on the South Coast. We hope you can join us!

Currently Featured: LWV Candidate Forum, Connecting for ChangePhilanthropy DayAlive Inside Film & Panel DiscussionBrewster Ladies' Library: Nickerson Lecture with Laura Ling

League of Women Voters Candidate Forum
October 22, 2014

Join WCAI's Mindy Todd at Morse Pond School on October 22nd for the League of Women Voter's Candidate Forum. Learn more about the candidates and ballot issues. The Forum will also be shown live on Falmouth Public Television. A meet & greet with candidates begins at 7 pm, and the program will commence at 7:30 pm. For more information on the program, visit the web site

10th Annual Connecting for Change

A Program of the Marion Institute
October 24 & 25, 2014  


WCAI is a proud media sponsor of the 10th Annual Connecting for Change event, a program of the Marion Institute. There have been nearly 15,000 participants over the past 9 years. This solution-based gathering brings together diverse audiences to create deep and positive changes in communities. The event takes place in Downtown New Bedford and will feature over a dozen food and farming presenters, family activities, over 40 workshops, keynote speakers, music, a farmer's market and more. To learn more about this event and how to register and participate, visit the web site. 

Philanthropy Day 2014   
November 12, 2014  

Philanthropy Day 2014

WCAI, the Cape, Coast and Islands NPR Station is the proud radio sponsor of Philanthropy Day on Cape Cod, now in its 18th year. It is one of the biggest events on the Cape, with over 500 attendees and participants. Philanthropy Day is an event designed to recognize philanthropic excellence in the region and provide a forum for non-profit professionals, volunteers, and organizations working locally to benefit from educational, professional growth, and networking opportunities. 

WCAI’s Sarah Tribuzio, Managing Director of Development is the co-chair for the event, has served on the education planning committee for 4 years and has presented and moderated several former workshops.

WCAI’s Alecia Orsini, Traffic Coordinator and Radio Host for WCAI will be moderating and presenting “Social Marketing Successes: Leveraging Social Media for your next fundraising event”. She is a member of the Geek Girl Organization (#26), and provides training nationally in the areas of video and social media.

Early Bird Registration Ends October 17th!

Philanthropy Day begins with a breakfast plenary session with speaker Marc Pitman, "The Fundraising Coach", followed by a morning session, lunch, and Distinguished Service to Philanthropy Award presentations. Two additional afternoon sessions and a cocktail reception provide attendees with some wonderful networking opportunities, as well. More information.

Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory
Film and Panel Discussion
November 2, 2014 1 pm

Alive Inside

A viewing of the film and a panel discussion will follow at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors' Theatre. The event is sponsored by the Wellfleet Alzheimer's Association and the Barnstable County Human Services' SHINE Program. WCAI"s Sean Corcoran will participate on the panel. The film examines how music can dramatically impact the lives of people suffering from dementia. For information on attending the film screening, click here