KOMU 8 Cares

Our image and identity are rooted in our commitment to the local community. We take pride in sponsoring events that offer support to community organizations. The KOMU 8 Cares elements listed below benefit our viewers and community organizations through education, support, and community involvement.

Community Calendar

The KOMU 8 Cares Community Calendar is integrated with our social networking site to make it easy for users to add content and post photos and videos. Click here to view the events currently on the Community Calendar or to add a new upcoming event.

Feel free to direct any questions regarding the Community Calendar to Kendra Lueckert at (573) 884-2947 or lueckertk@missouri.edu.

Regional Events

We value our role as a trusted partner to many organizations in Mid-Missouri. If your organization would like to partner with KOMU 8 to promote an event or service, please contact Matt Garrett by phone at (573) 884-3269 or by email at garrettm@missouri.edu. Alternatively, you can fill out and submit an event sponsorship request form online, and we'll evaluate your request and get back to you.

Caring Companies

KOMU 8's Caring Companies are committed to giving back to the communities they serve by honoring diversity, encouraging our youth to make positive decisions, providing services to the hearing impaired, and serving as active participants in our great community. KOMU 8 is proud to honor its Caring Companies of Mid-Missouri.

Lordex Spine Center
The Community of Leisure Oak
Bob McCosh Chevorlet
United Credit Union
ServiceMaster of Columbia

Crime Stoppers

We care for the safety of our community and neighbors; that’s why we bring you the Crime Stoppers report each week to help protect your family and make Mid-Missouri a safer place to live. We partner with Crime Stoppers to keep those who have committed criminal acts off our streets. If you have any information concerning a wanted criminal, you can contact Crime Stoppers at (573) 875-TIPS.

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