WEDU is your community-owned public television station and we invite you to be a part of building a legacy of excellence that endures through generations. From the Broadcasters Circle to the WEDU Visionaries, from Capital Projects to Endowment, there are numerous ways to contribute throughout your lifetime to this cultural treasure, maintaining a tradition of excellence in public television on Florida’s west coast.

Broadcasters Circle

Provide today for the programs you love by contributing $1,000 or more to the WEDU Annual Fund and becoming a Broadcasters Circle donor. You’ll enjoy elite access to station events, exclusive opportunities to meet PBS personalities and a behind the scenes glimpse of local programming productions, all while knowing your gift supports WEDU’s ongoing excellence in programming for the benefit of all the citizens of throughout West Central Florida.

Giving Levels:

Platinum

Contributing $10,000 and above annually

  • VIP Donor for a Day at WEDU: Enjoy lunch with WEDU President and CEO Susan Howarth. Choose a special day for individual on-air recognition of your gift*. Visit our digital control center and learn about set design, cinematography and editing, or bring a group of your friends behind the scenes of a local WEDU production. Development staff will work with you to create a unique day (limit of six guests).
  • Two complimentary tickets to concert and reception events as available
  • Name plaque added to the WEDU Donor Wall in our lobby*
  • All of the benefits listed below

Gold

Contributing $5,000 to $9,999 annually

  • Name a group (school class, community group, etc.) to go behind-the-scenes at WEDU. Guests will tour the facility, enjoy light refreshments and, when possible, view a live in-studio WEDU production.
  • Lunch for two guests with WEDU president and CEO
  • On-air recognition of your gift*
  • All the benefits listed below

Silver

Contributing $2,500 to $4,999 annually

  • VIP access to meet visiting PBS celebrities and on-air talent
  • Two complimentary tickets to select station events
  • One complimentary DVD of a WEDU production
  • All the benefits listed below

Bronze

Contributing $1,000 to $2,499 annually

  • Invitations to all WEDU special events
  • Opportunities for complimentary tickets to performing arts events
  • Behind-the-scenes personal tour of the station
  • Delivery of our monthly members-only magazine, Premiere
  • Recognition in Premiere magazine*
  • Personalized year-end tax summary letter

*All recognition is with your permission

For more information or to take advantage of these benefits, contact Vice President of Major and Planned Gifts Nancy Curry at (813) 254-9338 ext. 2248 or ncurry@wedu.org.