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Since 1958, WSIU has provided trusted programming and services that inspire personal growth, community engagement, and a love for learning in people of all ages. The WSIU stations serve five million people across seven states and beyond through five digital television channels, three radio stations, a website, local production units, social media, and an educational and community outreach department. Additional services include the Southern Illinois Radio Information Service (SIRIS), operated by WSIU Radio, which helps 1,000 individuals who are blind or whose physical condition prevents them from reading stay connected to the world.
WSIU also offers professional development in the broadcast industry to hundreds of students each year. Licensed to the Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University, WSIU Public Broadcasting works closely with the College of Mass Communication & Media Arts and other academic and service units associated with the Carbondale campus.
WSIU is powered by you. Without your loyal support, the services we provide wouldn’t be possible. When you make a contribution to WSIU, you are making an impact today, and, you’re a champion and advocate for a bright future.
WSIU Public Broadcasting Fund: Gifts to be used for the advancement of Public Broadcasting at SIU (including all aspects of Broadcasting).
WSIU TV Fundraising: Advancement of the SIU Television Broadcasting Service including WSIU, WUSI, WSEC, WMEC, and WQEC television.
WSIU Radio Fundraising: Purchase of supplies, materials and services in support of specific activities for WSIU, WVSI, and WUSI Radio.
Southern Illinois Radio Information Service: SIRIS Outreach Fund To support activities and programming for the Radio Information Service for print handicapped citizens on WSIU/WUSI FM.