Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Amy Burkett
Main Address

3242 Commonwealth Ave
Charlotte, NC 28205
United States

What We Do
Channel your curiosity with PBS Charlotte. We serve 13 counties across the Carolinas by offering programs that educate, inspire and entertain viewers everyday. IMPACT OF COVID-19: What we are doing: We’re Here for You. Throughout these uncertain times, PBS Charlotte remains fully focused on our public mission to serve YOU, to bring you the information, entertainment, and education you rely on. For your safety: We’re innovating our outreach services and events to create Virtual connecting opportunities through screenings and educational initiatives. For your mind: We’re expanding our educational and At-Home Learning resources for children. You can find educational content with support materials and lesson plans at For your soul: We’re adapting our arts and culture offerings for our new reality. Our beloved Blumeys recognizing high school musical theater talent had to be cancelled, but we worked with schools to create a special Blumeys tribute past and present thanks to technology. When you back the vital public service of PBS Charlotte, you back the very same programs you and so many others count on so much. The essential coverage of PBS NewsHour, FRONTLINE, and Washington Week, the inspiring entertainment of MASTERPIECE, Mystery!, and Great Performances, the insights of NOVA, Nature, and American Masters and the finest children’s programs anywhere PBS Charlotte is here for you. Please donate today to ensure that you and everyone in our community have continued access to everything we have to offer. We continue to be a beacon that educates, inspires and entertains the Charlotte region.
Interesting Info
  • PBS Charlotte provides hundreds of hours of music, entertainment and drama programs each year.
  • PBS Charlotte provides more than 50 hours of children's programming weekly that entertains and teaches learning concepts.
  • Carolina Impact is a weekly program that highlights issues, people and places across the Charlotte region.
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