• 10/19/2018

    Tax-Wise Strategy

    By Rachel Chesser, Planned Giving Officer

    Tax-Wise Strategy: How to make a meaningful gift that pays you income for life and provides a tax deduction. Is supporting the programs you enjoy on SCETV and SC Public Radio in a meaningful way important to you? If you are at least 70 years old, I would like to introduce you to Charitable Gift...

  • 10/17/2018

    Head to South Carolina Public Radio for Estate Planning Strategies

    By Rachel Chesser, Planned Giving Officer

    SC Business Review

    As part of the ETV Endowment’s commemoration of National Estate Planning Awareness Week, we are providing resources to help you work on your personal plans. SC Public Radio’s own South Carolina Business Review is an excellent resource for a variety of estate planning topics. Here are just a few...

  • 10/15/2018

    Estate Planning: An Easy Way to Get Started

    By Rachel Chesser, Planned Giving Officer

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    No matter where you are in life, it is wise to think about and plan for how your affairs will be handled. A few simple steps today can give you peace of mind tomorrow, by ensuring you and your loved ones are well protected. We understand estate planning is sometimes a daunting process and it is...

  • 10/12/2018

    Watch Your Favorite Programs on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Poldark Passport

    Poldark on SCETV Passport Can’t get enough of Poldark ? You don’t have to wait each week to watch Season 4. You can watch the entire series, including the new Season 4 episodes now on SCETV Passport. New on SCETV Passport American Masters | Wyeth Through unprecedented access to Wyeth’s family...

  • 10/04/2018

    A Chef’s Life comes to a close with Harvest Special

    By Natalyn Klump

    A Chefs Life Harvest

    For the past five seasons, Vivian Howard has taken us on her journey to explore the South one ingredient at a time. Whether you’ve enjoyed trying something new in the kitchen, learning about the ingredients of the South or just following Vivian along on her endeavors, A Chef’s Life has brought...

  • 10/02/2018

    Thank You for Bringing New and Exciting Programs to SCETV and SC Public Radio

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV


    Dear Viewers and Listeners: As SCETV continues to celebrate its 60th anniversary , we are giving you the floor. Our newest initiative, The SCoop, lets viewers and listeners send us questions and ideas about South Carolina’s places, food, history or people, and SCETV will turn them into stories...

  • 09/26/2018

    A New Season of Poldark on SCETV and SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump


    The dashing Captain Ross Poldark along with the gorgeous Demelza return as Poldark begins its action-packed fourth season on MASTERPIECE. Ross has a lot to deal with, he is concerned that people are suffering under George Warleggan’s rule, and is plagued by thoughts of Demelza’s relationship with...

  • 09/25/2018

    We Applaud Your Dedication and Vision

    By Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Dear ETV Endowment Member, As summer draws to a close, I look forward to a return to routines, cooler weather and great new programs on SCETV. This year is no exception, with a new Ken Burns documentary . The program rises to his usual brilliance and is timely and relevant, with its focus on the...

  • 09/21/2018

    A New Ken Burns Documentary: The Mayo Clinic: Faith - Hope - Science

    By Natalyn Klump

    Mayo Clinic

    Charlie started his apprenticeship when he was only 10 years old; Will was 14. This was no ordinary family business. Their father, William Worrall Mayo, was a surgeon—Charlie administered the chloroform while Will helped with the operation and thus began their careers in medicine. The Mayo Clinic:...

  • 09/19/2018

    Celebrating 60 Years of South Carolina ETV

    By Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Coby Hennecy

    A note from the ETV Endowment's CEO, Coby Hennecy, commemorating the 60th anniversary of South Carolina ETV.

  • 09/11/2018

    SCETV, SC Public Radio and WUFT Announce Emergency Network Partnership

    By SCETV


    Sept. 10, 2018-- South Carolina ETV (SCETV)/ South Carolina Public Radio and WUFT, Gainesville-Ocala, Florida, announced today a partnership that will provide heightened hurricane, tropical storm and other weather emergency content to South Carolina residents and visitors across the state...

  • 09/07/2018

    More Than Entertainment: Celebrating 60 Years of SCETV

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV

    SCETV 60th Anniversary

    Quality public television does more than entertain. It edifies. It enriches. It gives the minds of citizens both young and old the opportunity to expand—whether it's through cultivating talents they didn't know they had, or exploring subjects that would have remained unfamiliar to them otherwise...

  • 08/31/2018

    Here's What's New on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Julia Child

    Each week more of your favorite programs are being added to the SCETV Passport library. Revisit an old favorite or catch up on missed episodes of your latest obsession. New Programs on SCETV Passport The French Chef with Julia Child In this special collection on SCETV Passport, chefs of all ages...

  • 08/30/2018

    Even Queens Need Estate Plans

    By Rachel Chesser, Planned Giving Officer


    Estate planning is not often in the national spotlight, but recently The New York Times broke this news about the Queen of Soul: "Aretha Franklin left no will when she died last week at the age of 76, according to documents filed on Tuesday in a Michigan court, which could result in details of her...

  • 08/27/2018

    Have you voted yet?

    By Natalyn Klump

    The Great American Read logo

    The Great American Read is searching the country for the best-loved novel, and you can help choose the winner. Based on a nationwide survey of thousands of Americans, an advisory panel chose 100 novels. The voting began last spring when the top 100 were announced. The Fall Kickoff , hosted by...