Press Releases

Alliance for Community Media Calls on the Obama Administration Regarding the Selection of the FCC Chair

The Alliance for Community Media’s Sylvia Strobel calls on the Obama Administration to select an FCC Chairman with a record of recognizing and supporting the important issues of diversity and localism in media.

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Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media Hosts Youth Media Summit in Minneapolis; Speakers Represent Wide Array of Industry Expertise

The Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) will hold a Youth Media Summit on February 27, 2013 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. The summit addresses funding, education, and policy and community building issues as they relate to digital and news literacy training for Minneapolis youth.

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Alliance for Community Media Survey Results Demonstrate Impact of Community Media Centers

More than 200 member organizations participated in the Alliance for Community Media’s (ACM) survey of community media centers’ 2012 election program offerings. Community media centers often serve as the only source of local news and information, and ACM’s survey results reinforce the value of — and critical need to preserve — community media centers in throughout the U.S.

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Alliance for Community Media Congratulates FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn

(McLean, VA, January 2, 2012) – The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) congratulates Commissioner Mignon Clyburn on her confirmation by the U.S. Senate to serve as Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for a second term. She was first appointed to the Commission in 2009, and has been an outspoken advocate for public, educational and governmental cable channels.

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Alliance for Community Media Announces Keri Stokstad as Board Chair

Contact: Diana Cummins, 703-506-2889
dcummins@allcommunitymedia.org
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(McLean, VA, December 6, 2012) – The Alliance for Community Media and the Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media are pleased to announce Keri Stokstad, Executive Director, Pasadena Community Access Corp. (Pasadena Media), as the Chair of the Board of Directors. Keri will lead the ACM in its mission to educate, advocate, ()

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Alliance for Community Media Partners with NFCB for 2013 Annual Conference

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) and the National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) announce the co-location of their 2013 annual conferences in San Francisco, CA, May 29-31, 2013. Both ACM and NFCB serve constituents providing critical local news, programming and information to the communities they serve. The conferences will provide attendees the opportunity to participate in select joint plenary sessions and workshops.

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Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media Hosts Youth Media Summit in San Jose

Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media Hosts Youth Media Summit in San Jose
 Digital News Literacy Training Event September 25 in San Jose, CA
(McLean, VA, September 19, 2012) –  The Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) will hold the second of four National Youth Media Summits on September 25, 2012 in collaboration with CreaTV ()

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Congresswoman Lofgren to Address Alliance for Community Media Youth Media Summit

Congresswoman Lofgren to Address Alliance for Community Media Youth Media Summit
Digital News Literacy Training Event September 25 in San Jose, CA
(McLean, VA, September 17, 2012) –  The Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) is pleased to announce that the Honorable Zoe Lofgren will provide remarks to attendees of ACM’s Youth Media Summit on ()

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Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media Hosts Youth Media Summit in San Jose

  Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media
Hosts Youth Media Summit in San Jose
 Digital News Literacy Training Event September 25 in San Jose, CA
(McLean, VA, September 6, 2012) –  The Foundation of the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) will hold the second of four National Youth Media Summits on September 25, 2012 in collaboration with CreaTV ()

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Alliance for Community Media Mourns Passing of George Stoney, Community Media Pioneer

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) is saddened at the recent passing of George Stoney, a visionary and founder of the community media movement. George’s list of contributions to both public access and to the entire media industry is long and exceptional.

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