When you join a Houston Public Media giving society, your support helps to advance connection to quality, trustworthy programs that support an empowered community. You directly enable us to educate, inspire, connect, and inform Greater Houston, while also keeping everyone in our community armed with instant emergency communication to help keep them safe and healthy. You have the power to give more where others may not. Your commitment and passion make Houston Public Media possible for yourself and everyone else. Thank you for your leadership!

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Giving Society

Engagement Offerings

In person events can be subject to cancellation based on pandemic conditions at the time.

Houston Public Media Giving Society Opportunities

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Recognition Online

Concierge Service

A Toast to You Celebration

Monthly Insider Communications

Exclusive Access to Local Shows & Other Events

Donor Experiences

Recognition On-Air

Quarterly Investor Call with the General Manger

PBS Insider Experience

NPR Collective

Visionary Leader


Affinity Council Leadership


Affinity Council Committee


Affinity Council


Studio Society Leadership


Studio Society


In Tempore Legacy Society

Access to Affinity Council benefits by giving level

Innovation Fund Society

Access to Affinity Council benefits by giving level

Annual UH In Tempore Luncheon

Guided Tour to Transmitter Tower with Boxed Lunch

Create a Lasting Gift

Affinity Council

Join Houston Public Media’s Affinity Council by giving $5,000+ annually.

Current Affinity Council Members

Create a Lasting Gift

Studio Society

Join Houston Public Media’s Studio Society by giving $1,200-$2,999 annually or Studio Society Leadership at $3,000-$4,999 annually.

Current Studio Society Members

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Innovation Fund Society

Invest in the growing needs of future generations with cutting edge technology by supporting Houston Public Media’s Innovation Fund.

Current Innovation Fund Society Members

Create a Lasting Gift

In Tempore Legacy Society

This society honors friends of Houston Public Media who have made lasting gifts through their estate plans. Learn how to make a larger gift than you ever dreamed possible beyond your lifetime.

Current In Tempore Legacy Society Members

Leverage Your Investment

To Inspire Others

Become an On-Air Matching Challenger

Matching challenges motivate our current members to renew their support and inspire others who engage with our programming to become new members. Sign up to become a Matching Challenger.

Share Your Impact Story

What has Houston Public Media (New 88.7/NPR, TV 8/PBS) meant to you? We want to hear your Houston Public Media impact story!

Other Ways to Give

Learn more about how to support your favorite programs through gifts of stocks, IRAs, and Donor Advised Funds. Learn More

To Find Out More


Lynne Cook, Chief Development Officer

Lynne Cook

Chief Development Officer


Mary Ann Marucci, Sr. Director of Advancement

Mary Ann Marucci

Sr. Director of Advancement


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