VoiceWaves is seeking committed, engaged and enthusiastic Long Beach Youth to participate in a journalism and media-training project. The youth, ages 16-24, will be trained to use writing, photography, video, radio and social media as community engagement tools for a Healthy Long Beach. Their content will appear on VoiceWaves.org and NewsLongBeach, a television newsmagazine scheduled for launch in June 2013.
VoiceWaves is a project of New America Media with the support of The California Endowment and the Knight Foundation in partnership with Building Healthy Communities Long Beach
The prospective Youth must be willing to commit to an intensive weekend-long Orientation Boot Camp on March 8 & 9. Additional training dates will be announced.