It's About Choices

Thank you for choosing to support Rhode Island PBS, your local public television stage for local voices and stories. We offer you different ways of giving and different levels of membership, each with benefits. Choose the level of giving that's best for you.

If you have any questions or need more information to help you decide, please call us (401-222-3636, extension 209) or email us and we'll be happy to assist.


Your gift in any amount is welcome and appreciated, and your generosity earns benefits, rewards, and recognition at various levels.

Rhode Island PBS is now partnering with PerksConnect. Rhode Island PBS members can enjoy money-saving discounts in neighborhood merchants across Rhode Island, New England and at 50,000 locations nationwide, including more than 300 online retailers. It’s our most convenient and powerful member discount benefit program ever.

Monthly eNewsletter
All donors are eligible to receive our eNewsletter each month by email. It showcases notable upcoming programs and new series, and events of interest to our viewers. Feature stories emphasize local shows and people, and articles link to photos and video clips. Past issues have included contests, ticket giveaways, favorite recipes, and photo sharing. It's a great way to stay connected to what's happening on and off the air at the station, and for you to share your thoughts and comments with us.

Rhode Island Monthly Subscription
When you renew or join us at the $75 dollar level or more, you will receive a one year subscription to Rhode Island Monthly! The magazine features local stories, community issues, entertainment and restaurant guides, the annual “Best of Rhode Island” issue and much more. If you are a current Rhode Island Monthly subscriber your subscription will be extended automatically. New subscribers should allow at least 4-6 weeks for delivery.

Personal Tour of the Station
Your behind-the-camera tour of the station's two studios and production facilities reveals what it takes to make a television show, as well as cast new light on familiar words like "library" and "tape." Kindly call ahead to make an appointment so we can dedicate our full attention to making yours a memorable tour.

Invitations to Rhode Island PBS events
The station's social calendar includes signature annual events as well as novel one-time activities each year. This benefit includes VIP, advance, or exclusive notice and invitation to special public or private station functions, including members-only receptions, events or other activities, celebrity meet and greets, and complimentary or discount tickets to performing arts, sports, and community events.

Rhode Island PBS Gift Membership
A printed gift card announces your generous and thoughtful gift to a friend or relative of your choice. Gift membership is active for one year and includes the Rhode Island PBS MemberCard (gift of $75 or more) and the monthly eNewsletter.

Rhode Island PBS Kids Club

Your donation gives your child a special Welcome Kit along with on-air and online birthday greetings—and supports high-quality, commercial-free educational programs your child loves.