Our Mission

"Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., adds value to people's lives through programs and services that inform, educate, entertain and inspire our audiences in Connecticut and beyond."

The parent company of Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) and WNPR-Connecticut Public Radio, Connecticut Public Broadcasting is the state's only locally owned media organization producing TV, radio, print and Internet content for distribution to Connecticut's wide-ranging and diverse communities.

CPTV and WNPR serve the entire state of Connecticut--reaching an estimated 550,000 television viewers and more than 240,000 radio listeners each week. The company operates with an $18 million annual budget, funded in large part through community support from individuals, corporations and foundations.

CPTV and WNPR's community-supported, statewide public broadcasting networks are dedicated to serving diverse communities with a mix of educational, news, public affairs, children's and entertainment programming and services.

Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., (CPBI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is steadfast in its mission to provide a powerful voice for Connecticut's diverse communities through the creation of multimedia programs, initiatives and outreach programs that foster collaboration, inspire understanding, educate and effect change.

Today's PBS is trusted, valued, and essential. Click here to learn more about the importance of PBS as a trusted and valued institution. And thank you, as always, for your continued support.