• 03/31/2020

    MASTERPIECE World on Fire on SCETV and SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    World on Fire

    MASTERPIECE presents World on Fire Hidden among the momentous events of World War II were the human stories of courage, loyalty, fear, hope, loss and love. The seven-part series, World on Fire , presented by MASTERPIECE , paints intimate portraits of ordinary people living in extraordinary times...

  • 03/25/2020

    Somewhere South with Chef Vivian Howard

    By Natalyn Klump

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    The new culinary delights across the American South are the focus of a six-part series, Somewhere South , co-created and hosted by Vivian Howard, celebrity chef, author and restaurateur. Her previous show, A Chef’s Lif e, was an award-winning success and has been a signature program for SCETV. The...

  • 03/23/2020

    Call the Midwife Season 9 on SCETV and SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Call the Midwife

    The beloved medics and midwives return as Season 9 of Call the Midwife premieres with eight new episodes. The year is 1965, and Winston Churchill has just passed away. The East End enters a bold and innovative era. Society is changing fast — becoming more prosperous and more complex. The midwives...

  • 03/19/2020

    We're here for you!

    By ETV Endowment

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    Here at the ETV Endowment, we are a family. THANK YOU for being an important part of our family...a family that is 40,000 members strong! We are so grateful for each and every one of you, and we are thinking of you during these trying and uncertain times. The high-quality television and radio...

  • 12/13/2019

    Why Give to the ETV Endowment?

    By Coby Cartrette Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Be Exceptional

    We’re your go-to for Exceptional Entertainment, Quality Family Time, In-Depth Reporting and Community Connection. SCETV and SC Public Radio capture stories, entertain families and showcase the good of South Carolina. From local, original programs like Walter Edgar's Journal and Making It Grow to...

  • 11/29/2019

    Donate to the ETV Endowment this Giving Tuesday

    By Coby Cartrette Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Giving Tuesday

    Dear ETV Endowment Member, The turkey has been carved, the shopping has begun and it is now time to give back to the causes close to our hearts. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and...

  • 10/18/2019

    Thank You for Supporting One State, Many Voices

    By Coby Cartrette Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    One State

    Our hearts are bursting with gratitude because of you. The ETV Endowment successfully completed the One State, Many Voices: Sharing South Carolina’s Stories campaign. Thanks to you and many other generous donors across the state, we have met our $1.6 million goal. The Endowment’s capacity to...

  • 09/13/2019

    Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns

    By Natalyn Klump

    Country Music

    “Country music comes from right in here…this heart and soul that we all have,” says Garth Brooks. “You can dance to it, you can cry to it,” adds Dolly Parton. Country music reflects all of us. Director Ken Burns presents Country Music , a multi-episode series that explores country music’s roots,...

  • 07/01/2019

    One State, Many Voices

    By Coby Cartrette Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Local Productions

    Dear ETV Endowment Member, We hope this letter finds you enjoying a relaxing summer with family, friends and exceptional South Carolina ETV and South Carolina Public Radio programming. We have just closed another fiscal year at the Endowment, and it may just be the best one in our history…thanks to...

  • 06/11/2019

    Awards for Charlie's Place

    By Natalyn Klump

    Charlie's Place

    Charlie’s Place , an SCETV production, recently received two honors: a Telly Award Bronze in the history category and an Emmy Award nomination for Best Historical/Cultural-Program from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Southeast. Charlie’s Place tells the story of an African...

  • 06/07/2019

    Three Cheers for 4-Stars!

    By Natalyn Klump

    Charity Navigator

    Did you know the ETV Endowment is ranked in the top 4% of all U.S. charities because of its Charity Navigator Rating? Non-profit evaluator Charity Navigator has awarded the ETV Endowment its eighth consecutive 4-star rating, placing the Endowment in the top 4% of all U.S charities. This is the...

  • 05/24/2019

    Making It Grow Wins Two Telly Awards

    By Natalyn Klump


    South Carolina ETV's Making It Grow recently received two Telly Awards. The Emmy Award-winning program is a live, interactive call-in program produced by SCETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty and team Making It Grow focus on gardening topics while highlighting interesting places and...

  • 04/10/2019

    Reel South Returns for Season Four

    By Natalyn Klump

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    Reel South , the acclaimed TV showcase for independent films about the American South, begins its fourth season in April with nine new productions. Hosted this season by Valerie June, offerings include a look at Latina girls’ celebration of their Quinceañera; a unique community of Chinese students...

  • 02/13/2019

    The Southern Campaign Wins NETA Award

    By Natalyn Klump

    Southern Campaign

    The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution received a National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) Award for the category Instructional Media-Teacher Resource. The eight-part video series describes the South’s role in winning the American Revolutionary War, including battles...

  • 01/11/2019

    Turbulent Times are Ahead on VICTORIA Season 3

    By Natalyn Klump


    There are fierce tensions both in Europe and in the royal marriage as the much-anticipated Season 3 of Victoria premieres on MASTERPIECE . Jenna Coleman returns as the spirited Queen Victoria, and Tom Hughes reprises his role as her devoted, yet obsessive, husband Prince Albert. It is 1848, and a...