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National Survey Confirms that PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution and an “Excellent” Use of Tax Dollars for 12th Consecutive Year Study ranks PBS KIDS first in education, trust and safety

TAMPA, FL (February 20, 2015) — Today, WEDU PBS President and CEO Susan Howarth announced that a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in trust among nationally known institutions, and are called an “excellent” use of tax dollars by the American public for the 12th year in a row. […] Read More …

Winners Announced During 10th Annual WEDU Be More Awards

TAMPA, FL (February 12, 2015) — Tampa, FL — WEDU PBS held the 2015 WEDU Be More Awards on Thursday, February 12th before a sold out crowd of over 500 guests at the A La Carte Pavilion in Tampa. Continuing the tradition of honoring Tampa Bay area nonprofit organizations, the annual community event began at 11:00 […] Read More …

WEDU PBS Release of Community Cinema with Free Screening of American Denial

TAMPA, FL (February 17, 2015) — WEDU PBS, West Central Florida’s primary PBS station, continues its season of WEDU’s Community Cinema with a free screening event at the Riverview Library on Monday, February 23rd beginning at 6:00 p.m. The fourth film of the season, American Denial identifies a powerful force in American life: the acceptance of […] Read More …

WEDU’s Community Cinema Brings a Special Presentation of A Path Appears, from the Creators of Half The Sky, to Sarasota and Tampa Venues

TAMPA, FL (January 16, 2015) — Community Cinema, presented locally by WEDU PBS and the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Independent Lens, is excited to offer an advance screening of A Path Appears, from the creative team behind the groundbreaking series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. The series follows author/reporters Nicholas Kristof […] Read More …

WEDU PBS Receives $200,000 Grant from Newman’s Own Foundation

TAMPA, FL (November 19, 2014) — WEDU, West Central Florida’s primary PBS station, announced today that the station has been awarded a $200,000 Membership Challenge Grant over two years from Newman’s Own Foundation, the independent foundation created by the late actor and philanthropist, Paul Newman. The award to WEDU PBS reflects the ongoing commitment of Newman’s […] Read More …