Ways to Give`

Give the power of Austin PBS to your Neighborhood

Austin PBS, KLRU-TV is your community-supported, locally-owned PBS station. Give today for a more informed, connected and educated community.


Give Monthly

An ongoing, monthly donation is the best way you can support Austin PBS and sets you up as an Austin PBS Sustaining Member.

Give a One-time Gift

Give back to your neighborhood with an annual contribution to Austin PBS and become a valued member of the Austin PBS family.

Update Your Sustaining Member Payment

Complete the donation form to update your sustaining payment information.

Join Austin PBS’s Leadership Circle

Join our community of distinguished supporters with a leadership gift to Austin PBS.

Donate Stock or Securities

Make a donation of appreciated securities and you may receive an immediate tax deduction and savings on capital gains taxes.

Give through an IRA

If you're over 70 ½, you may be able to transfer up to $100,000 from your IRA without paying any federal income tax.

Donate your Vehicle

Thinking about getting rid of your car, boat, motorcycle, truck or other vehicle? Donate it to Austin PBS instead!

Make a Planned Gift

Ensure everything you love about Austin PBS for future generations to come.

Over 85% of Austin PBS funding comes from individuals and families.

Over 85% of Austin PBS funding comes from individuals and families.

For every $100 of federal spending, public broadcasting receives just a penny.

For every $100 of federal spending, public broadcasting receives just a penny.

For every $100 of federal spending, public broadcasting receives just a penny.

Only 4% of Austin PBS’s weekly viewers make an annual contribution to the station.

On-Air Sponsorship

Promote your business with on-air recognition and gain instant trust and credibility from the community.

Friends of Austin City Limits

Support Austin PBS’s original production, Austin City Limits; America's longest-running live music performance program on television.

Become a Business Supporter

Promote you business by joining a roster of community-minded businesses that support Austin PBS.

Corporate Matching

Double your membership contribution with a matching gift from your employer.

Volunteer with Austin PBS

Give the gift of your time by becoming a Austin PBS volunteer today.

Questions about donating?

For questions about your sustaining membership or Austin PBS Passport, visit our Donor FAQ.

Donate over the Phone

To make a secure donation over the phone, call us at (512)-475-9032

Donate by Mail

If you prefer to mail in your donation, please make your checks payable to Austin PBS and send to the address below. Please do not send cash donations through the mail.

Austin PBS
P.O. Box 7158
Austin, TX 78713

How Your Support Is Making A Difference in the Neighborhood

View Austin PBS’s Impact Report

Contact Us

Email us at membership@klru.org Or call us at 512-475-9032

Tax Deductible

Your contribution to Austin PBS, KLRU-TV is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable under the law. Our tax ID number is 75-7126012

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Austin PBS’s Financial Info

We believe in transparency. View Austin PBS’s latest financial documents and public reports.

Jeni Williams

“Thank you for bringing diverse voices into the living rooms of thousands, encouraging conversations between family and friends, and teaching our little ones not only their ABC's, but also how to live with compassion and understanding.”

- Jeni Williams, Austin PBS Viewer & Supporter


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