The Nine Network has become a national model for engagement, innovation and viewership.
- #1 in prime time viewership
- Leading national initiatives that strengthen communities
- Strengthening and showcasing the St. Louis region
As a community-licensed, community-supported public media organization, Nine has always been a vital part of the fabric of our community, serving the people of the St. Louis region since 1954.
More than 93% of Nine's funding comes from individuals, foundations and businesses in the St. Louis region. Nine receives no funding from state or local government. Community support is essential to the benefit of independent public media.
Ways to support
Members of the Nine Network help provide the value of independent noncommercial media to children and adults throughout the St. Louis region.
Major Giving $500+
Nine Network major donors lead the way to programs, services and innovations that strengthen our region through public media.
Planned giving opportunities offer tax-smart philanthropic strategies for strengthening the St. Louis region through gifts to the Nine Network of Public Media.
Businesses and organizations reach the right audiences with messages identified with the trusted content and community value of the Nine Network of Public Media.
Underwriters of Nine Network programming reach a large, diverse and highly desirable audience. Nine Network underwriters also find a distinct value in being identified as supporters of the quality programs and services we provide in our region.
Foundations in partnership with the Nine Network reach individuals whose philanthropic spirit and sense of community responsibility can make a significant difference.
Tributes & Memorials
Tribute and memorial contributions recognize the generous spirit of individuals and organizations you wish to honor, while supporting the quality programs and services the Nine Network brings to the St. Louis region every day.
The Nine Network could not accomplish its mission without the skills and talents of its volunteers. As members of the Nine Team, our volunteers truly serve our community.