PBS39 Announces PPL as Naming Rights Sponsor
On Thurs., Oct. 1, PBS39 was joined by representatives from PPL Corporation and the community to celebrate an historic announcement. PPL was unveiled to be the new naming rights sponsor of our building, now dubbed the PPL Public Media Center.
"Strategic partnerships with civic-minded organizations like PPL are the key to the success of PBS39 and the impact we have on our communities," said Timothy S. Fallon, PBS39 CEO. "With the support of PPL, we can enhance our role as a community convener and further our mission to educate, entertain, and inspire the public."
Funds garnered from the seven-year agreement will help PBS39 expand core initiatives that include:
- Increasing commitment and capacity to create local productions and documentaries.
- Expanding educational programs and the level of involvement with partner school districts.
- Beginning new partnerships with education-serving organizations.
- Providing digital communication skills for local students.
You can learn more by watching this video recap of our Oct. 1 press conference.