Cultivate Community Through Media

If you work for a community media center, a PEG access facility, an educational institution, a local government department, or a community organization, you’ll want to attend this event.

See the latest equipment/media resources at the Trade Show, attend informational workshops, and network with community media professionals and vendors.

·         Learn about creating a local news program on a shoestring.

·         Explore media literacy and digital inclusion issues, and learn how to address them in your community.

Cultivating Community: Alliance for Community Media Western Regional Conference & Tradeshow

You are invited to join leaders from Community Media Centers, PEG access facilities, local government departments, educational institutions, community organizations, and equipment and media vendors to the ACM Western Regional Conference & Tradeshow – Cultivating Community, March 8 - 10, 2017 in Fresno, CA.


Our wonderful community of producers has worked hard all year and now it is time to see the best of the best recognized! If you have a TV show, film, event or short form video you think deserves recognition, please consider submitting!

Any program aired on an access station between August 2015 and September 1, 2016 may be eligible. For full details go to our submission site here:

Also stay tuned to learn more about the upcoming ACM West Conference and WAVE Awards Show in Fresno, California, March 8-10, 2017.

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