Reasons to love KCPT

At Kansas City PBS, we’re dedicated to keeping the public in public media.


From high-quality children’s educational programming to civic-minded journalism available on-air and online, our mission is to serve you and our community.

Over a million people use KCPT each month.
260 volunteers donated 2,500 hours of their time for KCPT.
KCPT is partnered with more than 150 organizations.
KCPT broadcasts over 35 thousand hours of broadcasting a year.
KCPT, Flatland and 90.9 the Bridge have over 14 thousand YouTube subscribers.
KCPT Education provides free professional development to nearly 300 early childhood providers, serving more than two thousand high-needs Pre-K children.
More than 28,000 members support KCPT and 90.9 The Bridge.
90.9 the Bridge plays over 8,500 hours of music a year and 912 hours of local music.

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PBS KIDS is committed to representing all children on screen through inspiring educational media. This is critically important because, as Geena Davis says, “If you can see it, you can be it.”

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