Ways to Support ideastream

ideastream relies on community support to deliver programming on WVIZ/PBS, 90.3 WCPN, WCLV 104.9, educational and public service cable channels, broadband interactive video distance learning, the Internet and other interactive media to the residents of Northeast Ohio.

ideastream is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Therefore, monetary gifts, as well as gifts of products and services, are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by Internal Revenue Service laws.

Support with Membership

As an ideastream supporter, you help create the radio and television that keeps us informed, feeds our curiosity and broadens our horizons. Your contribution keeps ideastream strong — now and into the future. Pledge now to WVIZ/PBS, 90.3 WCPN or WCLV 104.9 and become a member of the ideastream family today! Read the rules for sweepstakes here.

Many ideastream members extend their support through workplace giving or matching gift programs where some companies will match, double or even triple your gift. You can see if your employer participates here.

Got a question? Contact our Member Services Team at 216-916-6100 or membership@ideastream.org.

Send correspondence to:
ideastream Member Services
Idea Center
1375 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-1835

Become an ideaLeader

Strengthen your commitment by becoming an ideaLeader. With your tax-deductible contribution of $1,000 or more, you will become a member of our prestigious ideaLeaders group and enjoy a full array of special benefits. Questions? Contact us at idealeaders@ideastream.org.

Invest in ideastream

Planned gifts and gifts of stock allow ideastream to sustain its educational programming, entertainment and public service for years to come.

Find out more about gift planning here.

And, instructions making a gifts of stock can be found here.

Questions? Contact us at plannedgiving@ideastream.org.

Become a Sponsor

Our suite of TV, radio and online sponsorship opportunities delivers your message to a large, highly desirable audience - an audience that is more likely to support you because you support us. Learn more about sponsorship/underwriting opportunities with ideastream here.

Donate your car

When you donate your used car (or truck, motorcycle, RV, boat, plane or other vehicle) to ideastream we'll turn the proceeds into ideas that engage, inform and entertain. ideastream’s vehicle donation program handles all of the details at no charge to you. Find out more!

Donate to the WVIZ/PBS Auction

When you donate to the WVIZ/PBS Televised Auction, you’ll get valuable television exposure for your products or services, reach a wide audience and support your favorite ideastream programs. Interested?

Contact the WVIZ/PBS Auction team today.

Volunteer at ideastream

We always need volunteers! For special events like the Cleveland Week of Wine, the WVIZ/PBS Televised Auction and pledge drives, as well as special events featuring public media personalities.

Contact the ideastream volunteer team today.

More info about volunteering at ideastream here.

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