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Help support WGCU’s 24/7 PBS Kids Channel!

#GivingTuesday is November 28, 2017. WGCU is proud to be a part of the global celebration of giving. For more than 30 years, parents have trusted WGCU to provide a safe place for children to learn with the belief that media should spark curiosity and expand possibilities for children. That’s why on this #GivingTuesday, we’re asking you to help WGCU raise $10,000 to support WGCU’s 24/7 PBS Kids Channel.

Are You Up to the Challenge?

Long time donors Dick and Carol Munro plan to match #GivingTuesday funds raised up to $3,000!

Dick and Carol Munro, donors of WGCU Public Media, believe that every minute and every dollar they spend helping kids in Southwest Florida is time and money well spent.

Dick says, “On #GivingTuesday, we invite you to support great educational TV programming by making a contribution to WGCU Kids. My family will match all #GivingTuesday donations up to $3,000 to support WGCU’s wonderful PBS Kids Channel. Together we can make a difference on #GivingTuesday. Together we can make a difference for kids.”

Are you up to the challenge? Give now and Dick and Carol will match your gift!

“I give for future generations and my grandchildren.”
– Dick Munro

Donate and You’re Entered to Win!

Donate today and you’ll automatically be entered to win a Thomas the Tank Engine train set, or our grand prize of a PBS Kids Playtime Pad tablet.

 

Thomas the Tank Engine: Thomas’ Birthday Surprise Set prize includes:

  • A hardcover book, “Thomas’ Birthday Surprise”
  • 27 piece train set

 

PBS Kids Playtime Pad grand prize includes:

  • One 7″ HD kid-safe tablet
  • 120 PBS Kids video clips, songs, and music videos
  • More than 25 fun and educational games installed
  • More than 100 hours of video on the award-winning PBS Kids Video App

Preparing Kids for Success in School and Life

Every parent wants their child to start school confident and ready. That’s why parents trust and turn to the PBS KIDS programming on WGCU.

Show your support using the hashtags #GivingTuesday and #SupportWGCU!

Help WGCU Support Local Educators

Did you know that through WGCU and PBS LearningMedia, educators in our community have free access to over 100,000 learning resources from 200+ media partners? Your support helps keep this free, educational content available to every child in Southwest Florida. Join us and support local educators.

PBS Engages Communities With Free Resources

This #GivingTuesday, your gift will help WGCU make a difference for the nearly 50% of kids who don’t have access to high-quality preschool. With your help, we’re working to close the opportunity gap by providing free, research-driven educational children’s programming, anywhere and anytime kids want to watch. When you support WGCU you support all Southwest Florida’s kids.

Support WGCU Kids 24/7 Channel