• 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...

  • 08/15/2018

    Frankie Drake Mysteries Comes to SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    A New Series on SCETV Passport Set in 1920s Toronto, Frankie Drake Mysteries follows the city’s only female private detectives, Frankie Drake and Trudy Clarke, as they take on cases the police don’t want to touch. In a time of change and hopefulness, their gender is their biggest advantage as they...

  • 08/08/2018

    President's Corner: August Newsletter

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO, SCETV

    Festival Pledge

    Dear Viewers and Listeners: In August, SCETV offers a variety of new specials for our week of Festival pledge. Some of the unique music programs include performance specials by Fleetwood Mac, Zoltan Maga, Chris Botti, Celtic Thunder, the Moody Blues and Perry Como. Another new offering looks at the...

  • 08/06/2018

    What's The SCOOP?

    By Tabitha Safdi, SCETV

    The SCOOP

    What's The Scoop? The SCoop is a place where you can share what questions you have about South Carolina’s places, food, history or people, and SCETV will turn them into stories. We invite you to submit your questions and vote for which ones you want SCETV to investigate . Submit a Question...

  • 08/01/2018

    New This Month on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Endeavour Passport

    This summer, SCETV Passport is your ticket to the best concerts. Beat the heat and stream performances you won't find anywhere else with SCETV Passport's Summer Concert Collection . In the mood for some baking inspiration? You can also binge all 10 episodes of Great British Baking Show Season 5 ...

  • 07/18/2018

    Meet ETV Endowment Intern Imelda Golden

    By Natalyn Klump

    ETV Endowment Intern Imelda Golden

    My name is Imelda Golden and I live in beautiful Saint Helena Island. I graduated from the Technical College of the Lowcountry with my Associates Degree in Arts, a certificate in General Education and a certificate in Liberal Arts Core this past May. I will be starting my junior year at the...

  • 07/11/2018

    SCETV Passport is Your Ticket to the Best Summer Concerts

    By Natalyn Klump

    This summer, SCETV Passport is your ticket to the best concerts. Beat the heat and stream performances you won't find anywhere else with SCETV Passport's Summer Concert Collection. SCETV Passport is an ETV Endowment member benefit providing you with extended access to a rich library of public...

  • 07/09/2018

    We have some exciting news to share!

    By Natalyn Klump

    Charity Navigator

    Non-profit evaluator Charity Navigator has awarded the ETV Endowment our seventh consecutive 4-star rating! For more than 40 years we’ve been diligent stewards of the generous gifts we receive from our members. We’ve honored our commitment, ensuring that your donations support the programming we...

  • 07/06/2018

    Thank You for What You Make Possible!

    By Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Dear ETV Endowment Member, ​Aren’t you glad summer has finally arrived? I always look forward to slowing down in the summer months to connect with friends and loved ones and get out and explore new places. South Carolina ETV is here to inspire your explorations. Kingdoms of the Sky is a perfect...