Beneficiary Designations

Naming PBS SoCal/KOCE TV/KCETLink as a beneficiary of your financial accounts, retirement assets or life insurance is an effective and efficient way to support the future of public television in Southern California. Making a gift through a beneficiary designation is a simple and convenient three-step process.

  1. Contact your financial institution, retirement plan administrator or life insurance company and request a beneficiary designation form.
  2. Complete the form to designate PBS SoCal/KOCE TV/KCETLink as a primary or contingent beneficiary of your assets. (The tax-identification number for PBS SoCal/KOCE TV/KCETLink is 95-2211661.)
  3. Return the form to your financial institution, retirement plan administrator or life insurance company and then contact PBS SoCal/KOCE TV/KCETLink to share the wonderful news!

A beneficiary designation can also help avoid the expenses and possible delays that can be experienced with the probate process.

Learning More

To learn more about naming PBS SoCal/KOCE TV/KCETLink as one of your beneficiaries, please contact Elizabeth Kurila at (714) 241-4160 or ekurila@pbssocal.org. We would be honored to work with you and your advisors as you consider your plans.

Please consult with your professional advisor for advice on the full impact of your charitable gifts on your financial and/or legal circumstances.

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