Friends of WPT

Friends of Wisconsin Public Television provides citizen support through diversified fundraising, community relations, volunteer networking and administrative services.

Major events sponsored by Friends include on-air fundraising campaigns, special events, the televised Auction, the annual Garden Expo and Quilt Expos.

The Board

Jon Miskowski
821 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: 608-263-0299
Fax: 608-263-0429
John McHugh, President -Sparta
Linda Prehn, Vice President - Wausau
Diane Everson, Secretary - Edgerton
Wade Huseth, Treasurer - Madison
Ron Anderson - Cable
Sheehan Donoghue - Sayner
Phil Hansotia - Ellison Bay
Terry Heinrichs - Madison
Walter Koskinen - Neenah
Judith LeRoy - Luxemburg
Katharine Lyall - Madison
Mary Mohs - Madison
Jeanette Roberts - Madison
Thomas Schober - Green Bay
James Steinbach - Ex Officio
Jeanan Moe, Past Pres. - Madison

Planned Giving

Learn how an increasing number of friends are benefiting from life income gifts, gift annuities, and other plans. 

Public Meeting Notices

No upcoming Public meeting notices.

Annual Reports

2013 Fiscal Year (PDF)
2012 Fiscal Year (PDF)

2011 Fiscal Year (PDF)


Upcoming Events

Bring the Kids!
August 1, 2014
PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day 2014 will take place on August 1 from 10am – Noon! Get Up and Go! Day highlights ways Wisconsin families can be active, enjoy the outdoors, and be healthy!
September 4-6, 2014
Be part of the ultimate quilting adventure in Madison!