Take your listening experience to the next level with the NPR+ Podcast Bundle


Illinois Public Media is proud to serve Central Illinois with the best of public media from PBS, NPR, and our local studios. We’re excited to share that IPM now offers the NPR+ Podcast Bundle to qualifying members. With NPR+, you get a wide range of podcast benefits and enhancements to your listening experience.


Frequently Asked Questions


What is the NPR+ Podcast Bundle?

NPR+ is a special collection of podcast benefits that includes:

  • Early access to podcast episodes and special features,
  • Bonus episodes of your favorite NPR podcasts,
  • Sponsor-free listening to NPR’s most trusted podcasts, like Fresh Air and Code Switch,
  • Expanded access to NPR’s podcast archive,
  • Behind the scenes content for shows like Planet Money, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me, and more!

See the included podcasts at


How do I get the NPR+ podcast bundle?

The NPR+ podcast bundle is a member benefit available to Friends of WILL with a recurring gift of $8 or more per month. Click here to updgrade your gift. 


I’m already a donor to Illinois Public Media. Do I get access to the NPR+ Podcast Bundle automatically?

Existing sustaining donors can access the NPR+ Podcast Bundle as a member benefit without making a new gift. Qualifying Friends of WILL will receive an activation email from NPR. Please click here to have the activation email resent to your email address. 


Have questions or need additional help?

Check out the Frequently Asked Questions section of our NPR+ page here.

If you have additional questions or need further support, please contact Membership Services:
By phone: 800-898-1065, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm
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