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Weekly News From the President: Conference Recap & Recordings

What an extraordinary week in Baltimore!
Thank you to our thirty vendors and sponsors, the donors who stepped forward to support our Foundation and Public Policy work, and all the folks who came from around the country to take part in our National Conference, #ACMBmore.
We heard a lot of great feedback from people at the conference. ()

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Weekly News From the President: Final items to know before the National Conference

I’m counting down the hours to seeing many of you at #ACMBmore – the ACM National Conference in Baltimore.   Here’s some quick last minute notes for you if you’re going to Charm City or even if you can’t make it this year!
We’ll be livestreaming key events at the Conference thanks to the help of the ()

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Weekly News From the President: Conference Highlights

Afternoon In-Depth Workshop: “Program Design and Fundraising Models for Youth Media” 
ACM is working with one of the leading youth media organizations in the US; Wide Angle Youth Media, in Baltimore, to put together a workshop on ways you can design youth media programs at your facility for long-term success.  The workshop takes place on Wednesday, ()

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2018 Scholarship Winners

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) and the Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (F/ACM) announce four recipients of their scholarships.

Brian Wilson Scholarship
The Brian Wilson Scholarship is an annual offer to provide $1,000 in college financial assistance by the Alliance for Community Media, promoting the values of former Board of Directors Chair Brian Wilson.
2018 ()

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2018 ACM Award Winners Announced

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) and the Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (F/ACM) announce four recipients of ACM Award winners. The awards and scholarships will be presented to the winners during the ACM’s 2018 Annual Conference, July 11 – 13 in Baltimore.

Emerging Leader Award:
Melinda Garfield, Westwood Media Center and MassAccess
Melinda Garfield ()

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2018 Call for Nominations

The Alliance for Community Media is now seeking nominations for two At-Large seats on the National Board. Board members help ACM advance its mission to advocate, promote and preserve the right to media training, production, distribution, civic engagement and education in support of diverse community voices, through Public, Educational and Government Access channels and other ()

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Weekly News From the President: Fundraising Emphasis at the ACM Annual Conference

Fundraising Emphasis at the ACM Annual Conference
The most frequent request ACM gets from members is how to expand fundraising in our work. That’s why we have an emphasis on fundraising training at our National Conference in Baltimore this summer.
We’ll feature six separate sessions on fundraising skills and philosophy throughout the three days at the conference ()

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2018 Hometown Media Award Winners

Thank you again to all of our 2018 Hometown Media Awards participants! We are proud to announce the winners of the competition! Please click on the header to view the list of winners.

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Weekly News From the President: Amy Goodman to Deliver Opening Keynote at #ACMBMore

I’m pleased to announce that award-winning journalist and host of Democracy Now! Amy Goodman will deliver the opening keynote address at our National Conference in Baltimore on July 11.
Amy is a courageous journalist and an inspiring speaker whose daily news coverage is seen and heard on radio, cable, broadcast, and satellite on over 1,400 channels ()

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Weekly News From the President: Schedule a Conference Birds of a Feather Discussion by May 21st

Birds of Feather Sessions at the ACM National Conference
I hope you’re making your plans to join colleagues around the country at the ACM National Conference in Baltimore in July.
This year, we’re trying to encourage folks to share their ideas and best work at our Birds of a Feather sessions, so we’ll be mixing screenings into ()

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