Major Gifts

Level of Annual Giving and Benefits

CET's mission is to positively contribute to the quality of life in Greater Cincinnati. While times and technology may change, CET's mission endures -- to use our resources to educate, enrich and engage the many communities we serve. Over 50% of CET's mission is funded by the local community that we serve and that is why we count on your generosity. Thank you for considering a gift to CET at one of the following levels.

Levels of Annual Giving

  • CET President's Circle  - $10,000 or more
  • CET Producer's Circle  - $5,000 to $9,999
  • CET Director's Circle- $2,500 to $4,999
  • CET Premier Circle  - $1,000 to $2,499
  • CET Friend's Circle - $500 - $999

 Premier Circle

The Premier Circle is CET's major giving club. This special group of CET suporters provide leadership by giving $1000 or more each year.

Premier Circle

CET's Premier Circle
Front Row: Jean Bloch, Sallie Wadsworth, Norma Petersen, Ramola “NoNo” Allen, Dee Shaffer, and Fran Cohen, Chair - Premier Circle Committee
Middle Row: Marvy Nankovitch, Bill Victor, Jane Ellis, Jodelle Crosset, and Barbara Kellar
Back Row: Bill Powell and Larry Kellar. Not pictured: Linda Fath, Alice Fegelman, Juddy Solomon, Alice Sparks, Gary West, and Gene Wilson

Levels of Benefits

CET President's Circle Level - $10,000 or more per year

  • Name recognition on the website, CETconnect.org, if desired
  • Opportunity for a Private Guided Tour of the station
  • Invitation to Special Events and Screenings
  • Special Recognition in selected CET materials
  • Enrollment, if desired, for your children/grandchild in the CET Kids Club
  • Complimentary subscription to Public Media Connect exclusive member program guide for a friend
  • Advanced Presale Ticket opportunites for selected events
  • Opportunity to borrow, by special arrangement, DVDs of PBS programs
  • Opportunity to watch tapings of In-Studio Productions (when available)
  • Special On-Air Recognition, if desired
  • Opportunity to meet privately with the President and/or Station Manager
  • Private Meeting with PBS Personalities and Producers (when available)
  • Annual dinner with select Leadership Staff and Board Members
  • Access to studio space for private functions by special arrangement

CET Producer's Circle Level - $5,000 to $9,999

  • Name recognition on the website, CETconnect.org, if desired
  • Opportunity for a Private Guided Tour of the station
  • Invitation to Special Events and Screenings
  • Special Recognition in selected CET materials
  • Enrollment, if desired, for your children/grandchild in the CET Kids Club
  • Complimentary subscription to Public Media Connect exclusive member program guide for a friend
  • Advanced Presale Ticket opportunites for selected events
  • Opportunity to borrow, by special arrangement, DVDs of PBS programs
  • Opportunity to watch tapings of In-Studio Productions (when available)
  • Special On-Air Recognition, if desired

CET Director's Circle Level - $2,500 to $4,999

  • Name recognition on the website, CETconnect.org, if desired
  • Opportunity for a Private Guided Tour of the station
  • Invitation to Special Events and Screenings
  • Special Recognition in selected CET materials
  • Enrollment, if desired, for your children/grandchild in the CET Kids Club
  • Complimentary subscription to Public Media Connect exclusive member program guide for a friend
  • Advanced Presale Ticket opportunites for selected events

CET Premier Circle Level - $1,000 to $2,499

  • Name recognition on the website, CETconnect.org, if desired
  • Opportunity for a Private Guided Tour of the station
  • Invitation to Special Events and Screenings
  • Special Recognition in selected CET materials

CET Friend's Circle - $500- $999

  • Subscription to Public Media Connect, our exclusive member program guide
  • Access to our email newsletter
  • Invitation to Special Events
  • A CET promotional item (upon request)

For further information on joining CET's Partners or Premier Circle, please contact Sue Ellen Stuebing at sestuebing@cetconnect.org or call (513) 345-6516.

Thank You!

CET thanks the following restaurants for their generous donation:

Golden Corral, Fairfield

Jet's Pizza, Newport

Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar, Clifton

Ruby Tuesday, Montgomery Rd.

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches, Clifton


CET thanks the following groups and organizations for donating their time and services:

Friends of CET

University of Cincinnati Scholarship Students

Irish American Theater Company

Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati

Montgomery Woman's Club