WBGO is a publicly-supported, cultural institution that champions jazz and presents news to a worldwide audience through radio, other technologies and events. Organizational values that guide WBGO in accomplishing its mission are: a belief in the vibrancy and continuance of jazz as a cultural art form; educational outreach is an important part of the station's programming; a diverse, open workplace that supports the development and enhancement of the staff's talents and skills; and listeners, members and the general public deserve to be treated with respect, quality service and information.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|80.78 Score


(2/4)|72.99 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|97 Score



Headquarter Address

54 Park Place
Newark, NJ 07102