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MF Ethnic Media Conference

The McCormick Foundation’s Journalism Program hosted a June 2008 conference in Chicago for Ethnic Media leaders. "McCormick Ethnic Media Conference: Strategies for Growing the Sector" gathered some 30 leaders to share projects, explore potential collaborations and discuss successes and challenges.

To see a short article on the conference, click here

To see video highlights from a public panel around the state of ethnic media today, click here

To see the agenda, click here

To see the participants list, click here

To see the Journalism Program’s description of why it is supporting projects in this area, click here

MF also commissioned a report on the state of the ethnic media, "The Health of the Ethnic Media: Needs and Opportunities – Mission Driven News, From the Ground Up." The research was conducted by the Center for Integration and Improvement of Journalism at San Francisco State University. For the findings, click here.