Friends of SDPB

SDPB is a member-supported, community-based, commercial-free public broadcasting service supported by the Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting.

Friends provides the majority of the funding for the programming that you see and hear on television, radio and online. Your contribution is vital to keep SDPB a strong, independent voice, available to all viewers and listeners free of charge.

There are many ways to become a Friend:


Contact the Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting:
Gayle Grothe, Director of Membership
(800) 333-0789 or

Friends of SDPB
PO Box 5000
Brookings, SD 57006-5000

Contributions to Friends of SDPB are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

A Little Help From Our Friends

The members of Friends of SDPB come from all age groups and all walks of life. Together, you have the power to make quality broadcasting available to everyone in the state through SDPB: SDPB Television, SDPB Radio, SDPB Online, SDPB Education and Outreach.

The Friends of SDPB supports lifelong learning for all South Dakotans through advocacy, leadership and responsible fundraising on behalf of SDPB Television, Radio, Online and Education & Outreach. Contributions to the 501(c)(3) organization are tax-deductible.