General Membership


Our members make an impact

Your support of Illinois Public Media helps us provide you with award winning arts, news, information, and music programming. WILL stations are community-focused and we rely on local support.

Give now at the level that’s best for you.

  • Gifts at $40 or more include a one-year subscription to Patterns, our monthly magazine and program guide.
  • Gifts at $60 ($5 per month) or more include access to WILL Passport, which offers extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming online. The PBS Passport library currently offers members more than 1,000 episodes to watch, with new PBS programs being added weekly. The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of PBS’s acclaimed arts, science, history and lifestyle programs. Get more information about Passport
  • Gifts at $250 or more allow you to join our Leadership Circle which offers special appreciation and benefits in appreciation of larger investments in local public media.

If your employer participates in our matching gift program, your support goes even further.

To make a gift by mail, send it to our lockbox in Chicago: 
Friends of WILL
C/O University of Illinois Foundation 
P.O. Box 734500
Chicago, IL 60673-4500

To make a gift via the phone, call 217-244-9455.

Illinois Public Media Donor List Policy

Illinois Public Media will not rent, exchange, disclose or sell its donor’s names or other personally identifiable information to any nonaffiliated third party, or any Federal, State, or local candidate, political party, or political committee.