Not enough people showed up to the KCABJ meeting in February at Lutfi’s at 3037 Main St. for a quorum. So the election of officers will take place at the March meeting. The positions that are open are president, vice president/broadcast, vice president/print, treasurer and secretary.
The next meeting will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1 at Lutfi’s. KCABJ will provide refreshments at the restaurant.
News You Can Use
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The Rising Sun at W.E.B. Dubois Learning Center is seeking volunteers to help prepare students for the KCABJ academy. For more information send email to email@example.com.
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TriStar Publishing Inc. in Overland Park is looking for a director of digital media. For more information go to tristarpub.com.
The University of Kansas Medical Center is seeking a communications specialist. For more information go to http://www.kumc.edu/prospective-employees.html.
KCABJ’s membership increased with the addition of Anita Parran, Ramanda Hicks and Aaron Randle at the last month’s meeting. In addition, Richandra Myles became a member, and Dr. Beverly Horvit in Columbia made a donation to KCABJ. Many thanks to them all.
KCABJ Membership Application for 2014
Mail this application with your $35 check or money order to KCABJ, P.O. Box 32744, Kansas City, Mo. 64111. It covers your annual membership dues. Membership entitles you to receive the KCABJ monthly newsletter sent via e-mail and e-mailed monthly meeting notices.
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(Membership in KCABJ runs from January through December. Annual dues of $35 is the lowest of any of the affiliates of the National Association of Black Journalists. Membership is subsidized by donations from KCABJ members.)