MPR Legacy Society

The Minnesota Public Radio Legacy Society includes more than 370 individuals who have committed to ensure the future of public media. MPR legacy gifts benefit the organization by strengthening our endowments, which allows us to create and maintain programming that is indispensable for our audiences.

Have you included MPR in your estate plans? If so, we would love to know. Please tell us!

Legacy Society Benefits:

  • Invitations to special events, receptions, and live shows
  • VIP Tours of MPR/APM Headquarters
  • Recognition of your commitment in the MPR/APM Annual Report
  • Special on-air recognition and experiences tailored to your interests

Would you like to direct your gift to support
the programming you love?


The Minnesota Public Radio Endowment
This fund benefits every aspect of our operations.

The Minnesota Public Radio Arts & Performance Endowment
This fund is restricted to the creation of arts and performance programming, whether intended for regional, national, or international audiences.

The Minnesota Public Radio News & Information Endowment
This fund is restricted to support all news and information activities, benefitting programming both regionally and nationally.

The Minnesota Public Radio Endowment for the Current
This fund is restricted to MPR’s contemporary music program services, and The Current.

The American Public Media Arts & Performance Endowment
This fund is restricted to support arts and performance activities for national and international audiences. (Featuring shows like A Prairie Home Companion, Performance Today, Classical Live, SymphonyCast and Pipedreams)

The American Public Media News & Information Endowment
This fund is restricted to support news and information activities for national and international audiences. (Featuring shows like Marketplace, On Being, The Splendid Table, American RadioWorks, The Story and BBC World Service)