FAQs

What is Community Media?

Community Media is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Media Company established to inform, celebrate, and entertain the people of Adams and York County and surrounding counties.

Who Started Community Media?

Community Media was originally founded as ACTV (Adams Community Television)
Many Adams community members were responsible for the creation of ACTV. See the History page.

Is Community Media on Satellite (Dish TV/Direct TV)?

No. Community Media is available to Comcast Cable subscribers. Check the coverage map for channels.

I don’t get cable. How can I watch Community Media?

You can watch Community Media online here. You can also watch our programs on demand with a Roku Box.

Is Community Media a Public Access Channel?

Yes. Community Media is a PEG Access channel (Public, Education, and Government).

Is Community Media publicly funded?

No. Community Media currently does not receive public funds.

How is Community Media funded?

Community Media receives a monthly contribution from the Comcast Cable Company. Additionally Community Media gains a small amount of its income from program underwriting, donations and tape/DVD sales.

How can I help Community Media?

Monetary donations can be sent the address below or use the donate button to the right:
Community Media
128 N. Peters St.
New Oxford, PA 17350

Become a Member

Support individual programs with underwriting: Call (717) 334-3000

Call about volunteer opportunities.

If Community Media is a Non-Profit Organization why do you need underwriters and donations?

Community Media needs underwriting and donations to sustain programming and operations, upgrade equipment, and pay for operations staff.

Are the producers of Community Media paid?

No. All producers and hosts on Community Media graciously donate their time, efforts, and in some cases money to help Community Media’s mission of celebrating community.

I have information about an upcoming event. How can I promote this event on Community Media?

Community Media has several options to help your organization connect to our community. Call (717) 334-3000 for more information.

What are Community Media’s telecast hours?

Community Media is on air twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. We also broadcast online.

Does Community Media operate the bulletin board?

Yes. The Community Bulletin Board is aired on our channels. The bulletin board informs the community of upcoming events.

How do I get my information on the Community Media Bulletin Board?

Non-Profits can send their information to the Community Media Bulletin Board via the Bulletin Page
Find out more information about the Bulletin Board Here

Why doesn’t Community Media cover every event in Adams County?

Due to the lack of funds and personnel, Community Media is currently not able to cover every event happening in our coverage area?

How do I start a new program on Community Media?

Contact Community Media for a program proposal form and information about new programming.

Who runs Community Media?

A volunteer Board of Directors. See Officers & Staff page.

Who maintains this Web Site?

The staff of Community Media.

I have a question that isn’t posted here?

See the Contact Us page for all questions and comments.