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The Major Gifts department of KERA and KXT recognizes donors who generously give annual gifts that help provide the foundation upon which KERA and KXT’s programs and services thrive. Your philanthropy helps independent news and information continue, now and for years to come.

Please join us or renew your support today!


While we are unable to meet in person, we want to continue to connect virtually. Please see below for information about upcoming events.

▸ Virtual Event with Stella Chavez and Pati Jinich on Thursday, October 21 at 5:30pm

This virtual event will feature Stella Chavez, KERA Immigration and Demographics Reporter, in conversation with Pati Jinich, James Beard Award-winning Mexican Chef and Emmy Award-nominated TV Host. A special thank you to Yesenia Lopez, Business Owner of Yes Yes Tamales, for their partnership.

To reserve your spot, please register HERE.

▸ Virtual Estate Planning Workshop with Barkley T. Miller and Cynde Horns on Thursday, October 21 at 3pm

October 18-22 is National Estate Planning Awareness Week. To celebrate, KERA is offering a virtual event to help with your own estate planning questions. The virtual event will feature Barkley T. Miller, Dallas Estates & Trusts Attorney, in conversation with Cynde Horne, KERA Director of Planned Giving.

To reserve your spot, please register HERE.

▸ In-Person Event with Chris Connelly and David Brancaccio on Monday, November 1 at 5:30pm

This in-person private reception will feature Chris Connelly, KERA One Crisis Away Reporter, in conversation with David Brancaccio, Marketplace Morning Report Host and Senior Editor.

In order to maintain safety for all guests, KERA will be following CDC guidelines at this event. We are closely monitoring COVID in our region and will be in touch closer to the event date with more details, necessary changes, etc.

To reserve your spot, please register HERE.

Contact Us

Have questions? Let’s connect! We would love to speak with you.
Major Gifts Department
North Texas Public Broadcasting, Inc.
3000 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75201


Nancy Saustad
Chief Philanthropy Officer
(214) 740-9346

Annie Turner Galloway
Director of Major Gifts
(214) 740-9384

Samantha Mitchell
Major Gifts Officer
(214) 740-9383

Penelope James
Major Gifts Coordinator
(214) 740-9385

Vanessa Evans
Major Gifts Stewardship Specialist
(214) 740- 9386

Cynde Horne
Director of Planned Giving
(214) 740-9388

Ann Fields
Manager of Grants and Foundations
(214) 740-9270


North Texas Public Broadcasting is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization registered in the state of Texas. Your contribution may be fully tax deductible.