Every great institution depends on the faithful leadership of patrons whose commitment far surpasses the casual supporter. ForKPTS,those leaders are the Signal Society.

The Signal Society is a diverse group committed to the value KPTSbrings to their family and community. Patrons of the Signal Society distinguish themselves as KPTS’ most generous annual donors. They sustain the impact of public television by giving $1,000 or more each year.

Your investment pays personal dividends in addition to those you share with your neighbors. Patrons of the KPTS Signal Society enjoy insider updates, invitations to events, and opportunities to meet like-minded folks.

Your participation helps KPTS to be a primary influence in a thriving, engaged community through:

PBS Programs – KPTS is the regional source for the excellent national programs of PBS - the Public Broadcasting Service.

Local Programs – KPTS is a unique outlet for programs of local interest, on local topics or that are locally produced. KPTS is the only full-power TV station that is locally owned and operated.

Education and Outreach Services – KPTS brings activities to your community. Workshops help parents, caregivers, and teachers learn about using television wisely and effectively to excite and encourage children to read and learn with understanding. We also look for opportunities to engage adults with topics of timely community interest.

Internet Resources – The KPTS website leads to a wealth of resources for education and information. Whether posted directly or on sites related to programs we air, the starting point is right here at kpts.org.

Your participation will enable you to

• Talk with leaders, hosts, and producers
• Meet others who care deeply about public broadcasting
• Attend advance screenings of new productions
• Receive information about upcoming programs and events
• Be eligible to receive complimentary tickets, when available, to various: concerts and musical plays


You can begin to enjoy all these benefits and more today by:

• Supporting KPTS’ mission to educate, engage, entertain and enrich our community

• Joining the Signal Society and making an annual donation of $1,000 or more (exclusive of pledge premiums).


Options include payment by credit card, electronic fund transfer or
a variety of installment or custom payment plans.

If you have questions about becoming a Signal Society patron,
please email Phil Richardson or call 800-794-8498 ext. 221.

Signal Society Members
Mr & Mrs Philip Anderson
Mrs Mildred F. Armstrong
Dr & Mrs Colin Bailey
Mrs Anna Baker
Craig Barton
Frank & Veronica Bergquist
William D. Bischoff
Mr & Mrs Floyd K. Bockelman
Emily J. Bonavia
Patrick Boyarski & Betsy Morrison
Dr & Mrs W T Braun, III
Mrs Peggy R. Browning
Larry & Pat Bruce
Mr & Mrs Tim Buchanan
Drs Charles & Jeanne Burdsal
Mitchell Caddell
Mr & Mrs Jon Callen
Mr Ron L. Campbell
Mr & Mrs J T Carwile
Mrs. C.Q. Chandler
Marilyn Sue Cressler
William L. Crow Charitable Trust
Mr & Mrs James R. Daniels
Dr Joy N. Darrah
Dr & Mrs James E. Delmore
DeVore Family Fund
Carolyn Dillon
David & Lisa Dodson
Mr Edward F. Doherty
Senator Robert J. Dole
Mr Tom Dondlinger, Dondlinger & Sons Construction
Mr Carl Dudrey
Robert & Deborah Eickbush
Dr & Mrs James Farley
Dr & Mrs Alan Fearey
Mr Steve Fischer, VR Business Brokers
Mary Wheeler Floyd
Dr Steve Fogarty & Dr Dana Swenson
Foulston & Siefkin
Mr & Mrs Larry Fralick
Raymond A. Franz
Mr & Mrs James Garvey, James Garvey Family Charitable Trust
Mr & Mrs Jack Glaves
Mr & Mrs Dwight E. Glenn
Mr & Mrs Thomas C. Glover
Mr & Mrs Ken Goering
Mrs Ruth L. Gray
Mr & Mrs Walter S. Grether
Mr & Mrs Dawson Grimsley, Davis-Moore Automotive Inc
David & Marilyn Grisham
Mr & Mrs Larry Hatteberg
William & Marlene Hayes
Jeffrey & Cynthia Highbarger
Mr & Mrs Clinton R. Hinman
Richard C. Hite
Drs. Daniel & Martha Housholder
Robert & Janeen Hughes
Judge Karen Humphreys
Prof & Mrs Fran Jabara, Jabara Family Foundation Inc
Mr & Mrs Ronald Jahn
Dwight L. Jantz
Anita L. Jones
John & Peggy Knudtson
Mr J Fred Kubik, Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Mr & Mrs J Fred Kubik
Mr Lawrence Lee
Mr & Mrs Louis G. Linn
Mr & Mrs Jerry L. Long
Mr & Mrs W E Lusk, Jr, Lusk Family Foundation
Ms Joyce Markley
Mr & Mrs Robert M. Mayle
Mr & Mrs Ray A. McChristian
Dr & Mrs W. David McDonough
Doug & Liz McGinness, McGinness Family Foundation
John McKinley
Ruth Ann Messner
Ms Jeanie Metzen, F H Kaysing Co
Mr & Mrs Russell W. Meyer, Jr
Mr Phil Michel
Dr Chris Moeller, Moeller Dermatology
Dr & Mrs Steen Mortensen
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Mullett
Dr & Mrs Barry Murphy
Todd & Laura Murphy
Mr & Mrs Michael Norton
Mr & Mrs William L. Oliver, Jr
Mr William Page
Dr & Mrs Steven M. Passman
Mr & Mrs K E. Paxton
Wayne & Pam Petrik
Mrs Virginia Harris Rayl
Mrs Rebecca Reynolds
Esther Richardson
Glyn Rimmington
Phyllis & Bob Roberts
Jon & David Rolph, Sasnak Management Corp.
Mrs Helen Rosenblad
Mr & Mrs Del G. Ruff
Mr & Mrs David Saidian
Mr & Mrs Howard J. Schmidt
Mr & Mrs Bob G. Scott
Mr & Mrs David Seely
Mr & Mrs John W. Severe
Eric & Kathleen Sexton
Christopher Shank & Anna Anderson
Mary Singleton
Mr Richard Smith & Ms. Sondra Langel
Mr. Dale H. Snyder
Mr Grant A. Stannard, Stannard Foundation
Mr & Mrs Stephen Starch
Mr & Mrs Donald K. Stephan
Mr & Mrs Keith D. Stevens
Mr & Mrs Dean F. Taylor
Mr & Mrs Dan J. Taylor, Daniel J Taylor Family Charitable Fdn
Ms Frances Vannoy
Kathy Webb
James H. Welch, IV Trust
Mr & Mrs David F. Wood
Mr Gary C. Wood
Robert & Elizabeth Workman
Dr & Mrs Jack A. Wortman
Michael Young
Robert D. Young
W O. Young
Mr Ty Zeiner
Mr & Mrs Thomas P. Zwemke