SPOT 127 is honored to be recognized in Phoenix Magazine's "Best of" 2019 edition in the category of "Best Reason to Envision a Future for Radio." Through radio and podcasting, video, and photography, we strive to serve our community by empowering youth to use their voice to tell their stories of the places they live. We do our best to promote and recognize the hard work of our students, so we appreciate when we are recognized too! Below is the original posting from Phoenix Magazine, and check out all of the 2019 Best of the Valley winners.
Best Reason to Envision a Future for Radio
NPR member station KJZZ 91.5 hits the sweet spot with an extracurricular program that teaches teens about radio – from performance to production, with some video and photography thrown in. Through after-school and summer programs that serve at-risk and economically challenged kids, Spot 127 is bringing journalism to unexpected places in the most promising ways. spot127.org