Who: This event is open to all supporters and advocates of diverse, community journalism and is organized by The Seattle Globalist. Panelist speakers include Sharon Maeda (Station Manager at KVRU), Marcus Green (South King County Reporter at The Seattle Times), Ron Chew (Executive Director of the ICHS Foundation), and Ashley Archibald (Staff Reporter at Real Change News). Click here to learn more about our panelists.
When: Monday, April 15th, 2019, 6:00PM-8:00PM
Where: The Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave., Seattle, WA 98122
Catered By: That Brown Girl Cooks
Program Details: This two-hour event will foster open discussions with storytellers, advocates, and community members about how community journalism and media can spur social justice and progressive change. This year’s discussion will be focusing on how journalism and media can be a tool in building community resilience and encouraging creative ideas and solutions.
- 6:00PM: Food, drinks, mingling, and networking
- 6:45PM: Raffle item winners announced!
- 7:00PM: Discussion Panel, "Journalism & Community Resilience"
- 7:45PM: Final round of mingling and networking, last call for drinks and appetizers
Raffle Items: We will be raffling off two baskets during the evening to help raise funds to support our mission to elevate diverse voices through media. Raffle ticket prices are $10 for one ticket and $25 for three (save $5)! Click here for a full description of the contents of each basket. As of April 2nd, raffle tickets are available to purchase on our event registration form. Raffle tickets will also be sold during the event.