Archive for February, 2014

KCABJ Newsletter for February 2014
February 15, 2014

KCABJ Meeting
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
KSHB-NBC, Channel 41 is looking for an executive producer to work mornings. For more information contact Tanya Minella, senior recruiter-television content with E.W. Scripps Co. at 513-977-3723 or 513-476-0089. Her email is
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

The Pitch is seeking people for marketing, advertising, design, event planning and media. For more information call 816-561-6061. The Pitch also has an opening for sales and marketing assistant. For more information send email to

The Kansas City Star is seeking a machine operator. For more information call 816-234-4636.

HubPages is seeking online writers and bloggers. For more information go to

ESolutions in Olathe is seeking a graphic designer. For more information contact go to

TriStar Publishing Inc. in Overland Park is looking for a director of digital media. For more information go to

The University of Kansas Medical Center is seeking a communications specialist. For more information go to

KC People
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.)