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Community Advisory Board Agenda - September 2020

NPR Illinois Community Advisory Board Meeting

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Zoom Meeting

Meeting URL  

Or phone: (312) 626-6799

Meeting ID: 915 3941 2431

Password: 532004


1. Welcoming New Board Members and CAB Members Introductions 

2. Public Comment 

3. University Environment 

4. NPR Illinois Engagement Strategy and Editorial updates

a. 100% board giving campaign

b. 2020 Debate Parties canceled

c. Donor event canceled

d. Public Radio Days canceled

e. Podcast Academy postponed until July 2021

f. Endowment Fund for hiring

g. Editorial update

     i. 2020 election coverage during the pandemic

     ii. Staffing

5. Fiscal Health: Fundraising and Grants

     i. CAB Members' help to identify opportunities

6. Discuss story ideas (Agenda Attachment 1, starting on page 2)

7. Completing the bios for the CAB website

8. Confirm plans for CAB meetings in 2020 – 2021

a. Pending in-person meetings with virtual connections

    i. Tuesday, December 8, 2020 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    ii. Tuesday, March 23, 2020 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. CAB website:             http://nprillinois.org/topic/community-advisory-board

6. Adjourn at 1:30 p.m.

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Beatrice is the Leadership Lived Student Worker for NPR Illinois. She is in the Capital Honors Scholars Program majoring in communications graduating in May 2018. She hopes to then enter the Public Affairs Reporting Program at UIS in Fall 2018 where she will continue to sharpen her skills in public radio and television broadcast. Beatrice has acted as a multimedia consultant and co-host at Teen Talk Radio Theater in Chicago.