Membership

Become a Part of the WEIU Family!

When you donate $50 or more, you will become a member of WEIU; 100 percent of your monetary gift will support current and future programming.

If you have more questions about becoming a member after reading this page, feel free to contact Membership Manager Jana Johnson at jmjohnson3@eiu.edu!


Why Give to WEIU?

We encourage you to consider your contribution a gift to everyone in the community. As a member of WEIU, you are not only helping to keep entertaining, enlightening and educational programming on WEIU, but you are also part of every service WEIU provides -- our quality programming, Hix-Mix radio, educational services, and a website providing 24/7 access to our program schedule, highlights and on-demand video.

With help from viewers like you, WEIU-TV can continue offering quality programming and public service to many communities in Illinois and Indiana.


Basic Membership - Just $50 per Year

Your membership comes with all kinds of benefits! You'll receive special invitations to WEIU-TV and WEIU-FM events. In addition, you'll get this membership card and all the perks that come along with carrying it. For more information on membership, contact:

Jana Johnson
Membership Manager
217-581-5956

There are various other great ways to assist WEIU:

  • Make a planned or estate gift indicating in your Will intentions of bestowing our station with portion of your estate.
  • Volunteer your time to assist us with our community outreach services.

Planned Giving

Private contributions are critical to the overall cultural, recreational and intellectual learning environment at Eastern Illinois University.

  • To recognize a family member, beloved professor, business associate, or friend with permanently established named endowment, such as the Jim Jones News Room.
  • To honor a friend or a colleague through a memorial gift.
  • To acknowledge the value of your education by providing an unrestricted gift for use where the need is greatest.
  • To endow a specific program that you believe in and may have been supporting annually.
  • To enhance a specific area of radio or television.