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Ozarks Public Television exists through financial support from viewers like you.

To become a member, please call our Membership Department at 417-836-3550. or click on "Donate" in the menu. Thank you for your support!

KOZK-21 Springfield / KOZJ-26 Joplin is a resource that enables children to start school ready to learn; that brings riches of the natural world to your doorstep; that gives you a front row seat to Broadway's best; and that broadens your understanding of the issues that affect your life.

Your contribution makes you part of a remarkable partnership that allows public television to continue offering the quality programs and community services you expect in the Ozarks. Your membership investment today will purchase next year's programs.


$40 Basic Membership (senior/student rate available upon request)

Members who join at the $40 level or more automatically receive a 12-month subscription to the OPT program guide – complete with schedule listings, program descriptions and highlights.

$75 Advanced Membership

In addition to automatically receiving the monthly program guide, members who give at the $75 level or more may also request the OPT MemberCard, which provides 2-for-1 discounts at dozens of local restaurants and attractions. Let us know you would like to receive this benefit when you make your pledge.

$5+ Monthly Sustainer Membership (best value!)

Bcome an OPT Sustainer with an ongoing monthly donation from your credit card or bank account at $5/month or more, you’ll automatically receive an unending subscription to our monthly program guide – plus a new OPT MemberCard every year.

OPT Kids Club $40 - $75

OPT Kids Club is a special type of membership package designed for families with children.Click here to learn more.


Tax Deductions
Your contributions to OPT are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law in the United States. U.S. residents are required to deduct the value of any thank you gift received. The fair market value of your gift will be given upon request.

Program Guide
Members who join or renew at any of the listed levels receive 12 issues of the OPT program guide. The guide features program highlights, a program calendar, daytime schedules, and station information. Additionally you can find behind the scenes information about Ozark Public Television in the General Manager's Message and you can read about special events at OPT.

OPTV MemberCard
Members who join at $75 or renew at $60 or more may request to receive OPT's Member Card. The Member Card entitles you to two-for-one dining at over 160 restaurants throughout Missouri. See the MemberCard Website for a current list of participating restaurants. The MemberCard also offers discounts to area attractions and entertainment as well as travel benefits in participating markets. Current members may dial 1-800-423-7645 for Travel Card Request and Customer Service.

Members who pledge additional amounts during our membership drives receive thank you gifts as described during our programs.

OPT Vehicle Donation Program

Thinking about selling your car, boat, motorcycle, truck or other vehicle? Donate it to Ozarks Public Television instead!


Learn more about volunteering with OPT.

Planned Giving

Planning a gift to Ozarks Public Television can make a big difference both to OPT and to you and your family.


Learn more about becoming a sustainer.

IRA Rollover

Learn more about how to participate in the Charitable IRA Rollover program.

Corporate Support

Becoming an underwriter of Ozarks Public Television allows you to reach your target audience efficiently and effectively.