February 10 2016

Redwood Voice – Local Youth Journalist Selected for Fusion Fellowship

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“I got involved in journalism because I care about telling stories,” Patterson says, “The power of storytelling is something that we cannot sell short. Our stories and our lived realities are priceless and they are what make us human and what make us identifiable to others. Having a pre-established audience and knowing people are listening is also really powerful, especially for young people who often don’t feel reflected in the media presented to them.”

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Redwood Voice is supported in part by a grant from The California Endowment

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