Membership

Each day, WTTW brings a world of extraordinary programming and content into your home. Content that challenges your intellect and captivates your imagination, and that nurtures the minds and spirits of children and families. 

Benefits of Membership

While your support makes it possible for us to produce and present exceptional, commercial-free content to our community, your membership also entitles you to a host of special discounts and privileges year-round. Gifts to WTTW are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

Basic Membership ($40-$149)

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  • Subscription to the Guide, our monthly member magazine
  • At $60 or more, WTTW Passport gives you a free pass to stream your favorite WTTW and PBS shows on demand on wttw.com and on your smartphone, tablet, or TV streaming device via our PBS video app– activate now with the email address used when donating
  • WTTW Card: your ticket to monthly Member Perks and discounts around Chicagoland
  • Invitations to “Members-Only” events
  • 15%-25% off products and services around Chicago: View Member Rewards Club Discounts

Kids Club Membership ($25 or more)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • WTTW Kids Club Card – your ticket to special savings for family activities throughout Chicagoland.
  • Birthday Greeting for Kids Club Kid
  • Kids Club Pack – your choice of one of four Kids Club Packs
  • Invitations to special events for the entire family
  • One year subscription to the Guide, the WTTW member magazine
  • 15% off any purchase at pbs.org/shop
  • 15% off any purchase at FTD.com/wttw

Producer’s Circle Membership ($150-$249)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • WTTW Producer’s Circle MemberCard: 2-for-1 savings at hundreds of restaurants, cultural attractions, theatres, and more
  • Producer’s Circle thank-you gift, if selected
  • Invitations to behind-the-scenes tours and screening events
  • Exclusive email updates on WTTW events and productions

Producer’s Circle Premier Membership ($250-$499)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Producer’s Circle Premier thank-you gift, if selected
  • Invitations to behind-the-scenes tours and screening events
  • Exclusive email updates on WTTW events and productions
  • E-subscription to The Window, WTTW newsletter for leadership donors

Satellite Council Host ($500-$999)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • WTTW Satellite Council MemberCard: 2-for-1 savings at hundreds of restaurants, cultural attractions, theatres, and more
  • Complimentary parking when visiting the WTTW station

Satellite Council Sponsor ($1,000-$2,499)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Complimentary tour of our studios for up to eight visitors
  • Invitations to members-only and major donor appreciation events
  • Recognition in the Annual Report

Satellite Council Broadcaster ($2,500-$4,999)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Opportunity to attend a live Chicago Tonight broadcast and to meet the producers and hosts
  • Priority invitations to special events, concerts, and galas

Satellite Council Director ($5,000-$9,999)

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Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Opportunity to attend an intimate gathering with WTTW personalities as Phil Ponce or Geoffrey Baer recognition