IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are a student at the Vancouver Island University Nanaimo Campus, You are considered a Student Member and are not required to pay the $20/year community member fee. You can however, choose to support us as a sustaining donor for $5/month, and receive a awesome cotton tote to lug your school books around in. Please ensure that you supply our admin staff with your First and Last name as it is on your student record, along with your student number so we can confirm your status as a student at VIU.

Community members:

The best way to pay your community member membership is to use the membership button below. We encourage you to set it up to auto renew. Membership is required to volunteer at CHLY 101.7FM, as well as vote at our Annual General Meeting in October.


  1. Pay your membership while making a monthly donation, or by making a larger one time donation.

  2. Pay by credit card or debit-credit by phoning us at (250) 716-3410 to pay your membership.

  3. Pay in cash, credit or cheque at the station during office hours.

  4. Mail a cheque, made out to the Radio Malaspina Society, to the address below. Please include your home address, phone number, and an email address to be attached to your membership:

    CHLY 101.7FM
    #2, 34 Victoria Cres
    Nanaimo BC V9R 5B8

    Please include your e-mail or mailing address if you’d like a receipt