Daytime Emmy Awards

Well, we’ve done it again. This year PBS programming received 15 Daytime Emmys!
Winners included:
• This Old House – Outstanding Lifestyle program
• Sesame Street – Outstanding Preschool Children’s Series
• The Mind of a Chef – Outstanding Directing in a Lifestyle/Culinary/Travel Program
• Peg + Cat … Continued

Our Past and Our Future

Dear Friends,
Last month we launched our annual member and viewer survey. This poll is one of the ways we can understand what you value most about SOPTV’s programs and services. So please take this opportunity to share your thoughts with … Continued

ANNUAL VIEWER SURVEY

The average American watches 35 hours of television a week. That’s 1,820 hours a year. This figure does not include streaming content from Netflix, Hulu, or PBS.org and video.SOPTV.org.
As a member of SOPTV, I’m sure your television viewing is probably … Continued

BASEBALL SEASON & SPRING RESULTS

We are four months into 2016 and Spring is here, which means it’s baseball season again!
Whether you root for the Oakland A’s, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, Medford Rogues, or another team, this month Ken Burns takes a look at … Continued

FUNDRAISING & LOCAL IMPACT

It’s March and spring is not far away! It’s also time for our largest on-air fundraising drive of the year. Over the coming weeks you will see a number of programs that remind you how special PBS is, in addition … Continued

SUSTAINING GIFTS & YOUR SUPPORT

Thank you for your membership support of SOPTV.  This March we have our largest on-air drive of the year with a number of terrific specials such as Golden State of Mind: The Storytelling Genius of Huell Howser,  Nature: Penguins – Spy … Continued

A WINNING COMBINATION

At SOPTV, “made possible by the financial support of viewers like you” is a true statement.  Because of your gifts, SOPTV is available to all in southern Oregon and northern California — including those who can’t afford to contribute and … Continued

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU

Many thanks for becoming a new member or renewing your annual gift to SOPTV during last month’s pledge drive. Your support means so much. Thank you!
Perhaps you saw our membership spot “SOPTV has a unique business model.” Thanks to your … Continued

Thanks for Your Support

Many thanks for your loyal and continued support of SOPTV.  As we begin March, we’re reminded that spring is soon upon us. It’s an important time for SOPTV because nearly 40 percent of our membership is up for renewal over … Continued