Why sponsor Pennsylvania PBS?

Statewide impact.

Working together, the seven stations of PA PBS are dedicated to serving the needs of people across Pennsylvania with powerful programs and initiatives that educate, entertain, and inspire.

Primetime Programming

Antiques Roadshow

Antiques Roadshow



Ken Burns Films

Ken Burns’ Films



Children’s Programming

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Sesame Street

Sesame Street

Wild Kratts

Wild Kratts

Alma's Way

Alma’s Way

Lifestyle Programming

This Old House

This Old House

America's Test Kitchen

America’s Test Kitchen

Rick Steves' Europe

Rick Steves’ Europe

Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits

Do well by doing good.

Pennsylvania PBS provides a trusted, quality media environment that translates to real value for our sponsors.

Our audience sees sponsors in a favorable light due to their support of a community asset they value. This positive association, called the “halo effect,” has substantial and well-documented benefits for sponsors.


Americans rank PBS the most-trusted media institution (for the 19th year in a row)

-Marketing & Research Resources, Inc. (M&RR), 2022


66% of consumers would switch from a product they typically buy, to a new product from a purpose-driven company

– 2018 Cone/Porter Novelli Purpose Study


77% percent of consumers are motivated to purchase from companies committed to making the world a better place.

-2019 Aflac CSR Survey


82% of parents agree that PBS KIDS is a safe and trusted source for kids to watch television and play digital games and apps.

-Marketing & Research Resources, Inc. (M&RR), 2022


80% of moms, majority of parents agree that companies that support PBS KIDS programs and services are trustworthy and exceptional.

– Source: ORC Parent Caravan


All things being equal 78% of parents would choose to purchase a product or service that supports PBS KIDS programs and services

-Source: ORC Parent Caravan

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Recent Initiatives

Learning at Home

Battling Opioids

Sesame Street 50th Anniversary Celebration

Pennsylvania PBS Celebrates Sesame Street 50th Anniversary

Current and Upcoming Pennsylvania PBS Content and Initiatives

Educational Initiatives

Pennsylvania PBS has an array of content and boots-on-the-ground educational initiatives for children and families in each Pennsylvania PBS market. These provide academic enrichment and support for STEM, literacy, arts, early childhood education, and more.

Workforce Development

Future Jobs

Pennsylvania PBS, working in collaboration with educators and employers throughout Pennsylvania, provides information and resources for students, educators, and adult job-seekers to discover promising career pathways.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

Diversity | Equity | Inclusion

Pennsylvania PBS stations prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusion with more DEI programming and outreach. Serving all members of our communities has always been central to our mission in public media, and this is more important now than ever.

Community Engagement

Curious George in the classroom

Pennsylvania PBS stations reach far beyond the airwaves and the internet; every station actively engages with our communities. Each Pennsylvania PBS station hosts numerous public events each year, such as fun and educational activities for children, outdoor activities, concerts, other gatherings; screening events; and town hall-style discussions about essential topics relative to our communities.

Sponsorships can include multiple platforms:

  • Sponsorship of local and national PBS programs
  • Digital including websites, newsletters, and social media
  • Educational initiatives
  • Community events
  • Podcasts

What is important to you?

As community supported public media, Pennsylvania PBS stations welcome input and ideas from the people and organizations who live and do business here. If you are interested in having a conversation with the Pennsylvania PBS corporate support team, please reach out. We are interested to hear about what is important to you and your organization. Pennsylvanians support and value their PBS stations, and corporate support has an essential role in making what we do possible.

Let’s work together!

Contact us to learn more: sponsorship@pennsylvaniapbs.org