Ascertainment at KKFI

KKFI ascertainment forum on Thursday, 10/26 at 6:00 PM sponsored by the United Minority Media Association. KKFI Annex room at 39th and Main. Friends of Community Medias a co-sponsor and will have information about net neutrality and other activities coming up. M.C. Richardson is the coordinator.
All are welcome to bring diversity to the airways.

FCM Member / Board Meeting


Friends of Community Media Proposed agenda
Saturday 10/21/17 Noon
KKFI Annex
Mission statement: The mission of Friends of Community Media is to promote non-commercial community-based media of all types, to educate citizens on the nature of the media, and to encourage all media to be responsive to the public in their coverage.
Minutes from September Meeting – Spencer
Treasurer – Current balance, expenses, member list handout
Old Business
            Upcoming FCM forum 2 PM KKFI Annex Room
            November monthly media presentation
            UMMA information

New Business
          Future forum event, Barsamian event December 1
          New social event – Novebmer
Website update – adding FCR history, UMMA photos – progress
Possible collaboration with All-Souls to set up media committee
Possible next year events with national media figures at All-Souls

Saturday Event


This Saturday, October 21, 2017, 2-3:30 PM, Friends of Community 
Media (FCM) Forum will feature a videoconference / webinar with Lewis 
Friedland, professor of journalism at the University of 
Wisconsin-Madison, and author and editor of multiple works in this area 
including "The Communication Crisis in America, And How to Fix It"  
(2016) (Palgrave).


KKFI Annex
3901 Main St.
Kansas City, MO  (rear door, second floor)

Title:  Communication’s Challenge to Democracy

      This is the October 2017 episode of the FCM Forum, which hopes to 
catalyze improvements to media and in the greater Kansas City area.

      Hope to see you.
      Spencer Graves, Secretary
      Friends of Community Media
ph:  408-655-4567

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