Rise FM is a Non-Profit Company with registration number 2012/171794/08. The ICASA license holder of R FM, the company was initially established by 4 directors, the directors have identified an opportunity for the radio station and as a result has developed a business concept and they pulled together resources to focus on identifying market, more specifically to serve a particular community and promote the interest of such communities.
The Station is broadcasting from Acornhoek covering Bushbuckridge Local Municipality and neighbouring Municipalities such as Mbombela and Hoedspruit, reaching rural, urban and semi-urban areas with approximately 19 000 listenership aged from 12 to 39. We are broadcasting 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Bushbuckridge Local Municipality has over 1 million people but according to statistics is over 850 000 people, over half a million people are listening to different radio stations that include SABC, Commercial radio Stations and with 12 months period over 17 418 listeners attracted to listen R FM 103.2.