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A new documentary from American Experience recounts the life of a pioneering woman who both reflected and shaped an era. Watch it this month on or the PBS app.

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Photo: Neal Street Productions

The 2023 Call the Midwife Holiday Special will premiere on Christmas Day, December 25, on WHRO TV 15 at 8 p.m. Watch a preview—and while you wait, catch up on older holiday specials on WHRO Passport. 

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Students studying agriculture in Isle of Wight County Schools are gaining hands-on experience with feeding animals, tending crops and running a farm. 

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Find all of your holiday favorites and more on WHRO Passport this month! 

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Connected to the Community

Here's what we've currently got in the works to bring education, enlightenment, and inspiration to Hampton Roads.

Emerging Leaders Board

Young professionals passionate about public media and supporting its mission. Find out more

Past Community Initiatives

American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative focuses on helping youth succeed in school, career, and life by exploring challenges to entering the workforce facing today's youth. Find out more


Hampton Roads is home to over 217,000 veterans. We're currently involved in these initiatives with them:

Veterans Coming Home

Veterans Coming Home explores "what works" for veterans as they return to civilian life sharing both the challenges and success stories of veterans who are making a difference in the workplace, on campus, and in their communities.

Wall of Faces

There are 1,307 names of Virginian Vietnam veterans listed on The Wall. WHRO is proud to spearhead a state-wide initiative and engage partners and community individuals to ensure every Virginian listed has a photo. Find out more

Race: Let's Talk About It

Stories and events that foster conversations about race relations in America. Find out more

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