AMP Blog: Allied Media Projects

AMP is hiring a Development Associate

Allied Media Projects seeks a Development Associate to join our team to support the critical work of fundraising and sustainability.

New Video: “What is Media-based Organizing?”

When we say “media” we mean all the ways we communicate with one another and the world. When we say “organizing” we mean the ways we come together to transform the problems that we face.

Watch a new video that introduces the concept of "media-based organizing" and explores its essential elements.

12 Recommendations for Detroit Funders

Allied Media Projects and Detroit People’s Platform are excited to present “12 Recommendations for Detroit Funders,” a set of guidelines for how local foundations can best support transformative community organizing in Detroit. These recommendations are a working draft, which we expect will evolve through ongoing feedback.

Live Stream of the Grace Lee Boggs Memorial on October 31

Detroit philosopher-activist Grace Lee Boggs passed on October 5, 2015 at 100 years old. If you are in Detroit, you are invited to join the Grace Lee Boggs Memorial Committee this Saturday, October 31st to celebrate her life and legacy. Allied Media Projects will be livestreaming the event.

Read Grace Lee Boggs’ closing remarks from the 2008 Allied Media Conference

Grace Lee Boggs, who passed on October 5, 2015 at 100 years old, was a mentor and inspiration to many of us at Allied Media Projects. We join our wider community at this time in mourning her loss, sharing memories, and celebrating Grace’s extraordinary legacy. In looking through our archives we were excited to discover this transcript of Grace's remarks from AMC2008 - the second AMC held in Detroit.