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2019 Sip & Share
April 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Are you interested in learning more about the power of diverse, community-driven storytelling and media? Do you want to network with other storytellers and media makers who are inspired to work for change in their communities? Are you interested in a panel discussion that consists of journalists, media makers, and advocates who are currently working in the Puget Sound area? Would you like to do all of the above while enjoying a drink and delicious food prepared by That Brown Girl Cooks? If so, register today to join us for our pilot Sip & Share event!
What: The Seattle Globalist presents Sip & Share, a fundraising and community networking event featuring a panel discussion on the role of journalism in community resilience.
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). Learn more about our panelists below.
When: Monday, April 15th, 2019, 6:00PM-8:00PM
Where: The Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave., Seattle, WA 98122
Ticket Prices: includes admission, appetizers, and one drink
$25.00 standard price
$15.00 student and storyteller price
Raffle Prizes: 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 tickets (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 at the beginning of the event.
“The Resilience Basket” (Value $240): Includes a 5-class pass to Seattle Yoga Arts, a 1-hour Craniosacral Therapy Session at Classic Healing Arts, and an assortment of “healing staff favorites” from Rainbow Natural Remedies.
“The Foodie Basket” (Value $159.95): Includes a $50 gift certificate for cooking classes at The Pantry, a $50 gift certificate to your local PCC Market, and an assortment of teas, spreads, and other tasty treats from MarketSpice.
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 and Community Resilience”
7:45PM: Final round of mingling and last call for drinks and appetizers
Buy your tickets today!
Questions? Please, reach out to Ann Lowe at firstname.lastname@example.org.