Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0084 (June 2002)
FCC 323-E
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Ownership Report For Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Station

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOS - 20160929ABS
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
FRIENDS OF 88.5 FM
Mailing Address
2601 4TH STREET
SUITE 150
City
SEATTLE
State or Country (if foreign address)
WA
ZIP Code
98121 - 1208
Telephone Number (include area code)
2067489255
E-Mail Address (if available) 
JCOHN@KNKX.ORG
FCC Registration Number:
0025708926
Call Sign 
KNKX
Facility ID Number 
51199
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
ERNEST T. SANCHEZ
Firm or Company Name
THE SANCHEZ LAW FIRM, P.C.
Mailing Address
1155 F STREET, NW
SUITE 1050
City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20004 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2022372814
E-Mail Address (if available)
ERNESTSANCHEZ2348@GMAIL.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 09/28/2016 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(d), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 4(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KNKX 51199 TACOMA WA FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KVIX 91468 PORT ANGELES WA FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KPLI 91212 OLYMPIA WA FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KPLK 173038 SEDRO WOOLLEY WA FM


5.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
ARTICLES OF INC CORPORATIONS AND BYLAWS FRIENDS OF 88.5 01/13/2016

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
PROGRAM AGREEMENT NPR 10/01/2016 9/30/2017

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT MARKET ENGINUITY 08/31/2016 8/31/2021


6.
Is the governing board directly or indirectly under the control of another entity?
Yes No
If Yes, is a separate FCC Form 323-E submitted for such entity?
Yes No
 7.
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
a. Name and address of officer, member of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the interest). List officers first, then board members, and thereafter, holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any.
b. Citizenship.
c. Office held.
d. Percent of interest held.
e. Principal profession or occupation.
f. By whom appointed or elected.
g. Existing interests in any other broadcast station, including the nature and size of such interests.
a. Name and Address. JOSEPH COHN, 5911 49TH AVENUE SW SEATTLE, WA 98136
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PRESIDENT

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

GENERAL MANAGER, KNKX

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. STEPHEN TAN, 2442 5TH AVENUE WEST SEATTLE, WA 98119
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

LAWYER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. SCOTT AHLSMITH, 10454 47TH AVE SW SEATTLE, WA 98146
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DIRECTOR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

IT CONSULTANT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. JOHN TEUTSCH, 2001 WESTERN #330 SEATTLE, WA 98121
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DIRECTOR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. CLAIRE GRACE, 728 N 193RD ST SHORELINE, WA 98133
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

SECRETARY

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

LAWYER, RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. KEITH SEINFELD, 2832 HARVARD AVE E SEATTLE, WA 98102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DIRECTOR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

KING COUNTY COMMUNICATION DIRECTOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. DAVID VETERANE, 4895 DEERPATH LANE BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA 98110
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TREASURER

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0

a. Name and Address. GAYLE MCINTOSH, 4313 42ND ST TACOMA, WA 98407
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DIRECTOR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

UPS, COMMUNICATION DIRECTOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

O

a. Name and Address. MARILYN STRICKLAND 1120 CLIFF AVE #402 TACOMA, WA 98402
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DIRECTOR

d. Percent of interest held.

11.11

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MAYOR, TACOMA

f. By whom appointed or elected.

FRIENDS BOARD

g. Existing interests

0




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER

(Official Title)


of FRIENDS OF 88.5 FM

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 4, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
JOSEPH COHN
Date
09/28/2016
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 2069221033


WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



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