Philanthropist David M. Rubenstein Establishes Fund at WETA, Flagship Public Broadcaster in the Nation’s Capital
Arlington, Virginia — Philanthropist David M. Rubenstein and WETA President and Chief Executive Officer Sharon Percy Rockefeller today announced the establishment of The David M. Rubenstein Fund at WETA, a $1 million fund to create programming that celebrates American culture, history and public affairs.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.
Classical WETA’s online station VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.