Initiative: Youth Media Sanctuary

erika

Sanctuary MEDIA Club | TPHS | Cedric Interviewing Erika on LGBTQ+


Troy Prep High School Student Cedric interviews Erika about her experience with her sexuality …

MEDIA Sanctuary Club | Intro


Sophia Cahillane and Laqueena Lajas spoke to two Troy Prep High Schoolers on the …

Genesis Cooper


Genesis joined our team in the summer of 2019 as an unofficial – but …

Spirit of the Suffragettes with Girl Blue and Martha Redbone


Jul. 16
Spirit of the Suffragettes with Girl Blue and Martha Redbone

$20,000 hole in our budget…


Let me explain what happened. For almost a decade, we’ve been receiving general operating support from the Electronic Media and Film program at the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA EMF). Their funding has been critical, particularly since operating support is very difficult to find in a grant world focused on funding one-shot …

The Sanctuary is Hiring!


Volunteer Organizer/Coordinator
Part-time, 4-8 PM weekdays, $15/hour
 
About Us

Most people know us as The Sanctuary for Independent Media in North Troy, NY; the official non-profit 501(c)3 is incorporated as Media Alliance. Our mission is to use art and participatory action to promote social and environmental justice and freedom of creative expression.

Uptown Summer Week Five: Agency


The 2018 Uptown Summer program has now drawn to a close. The theme for our fifth week was agency. This week was the final push to perfect our radio projects before they are broadcast on WOOC FM. 

Between all the audio editing, we still found time to go outside …

Orange and Lex


“Orange and Lex,” by Shatora Buckman, Jahsendah Dann, and Ayisha Menko, shares …

Sadie’s Grandma’s House


Sadie’s Grandmother’s House,” by Sadie Anson, with Media Mentor/Editor Kathy High, recounts restoring a …

Jerry’s House


“Jerry’s House,” by Kai Griffin, Bryanna Mangual, Diajah Grier, Milan Miles and Andrew Pintro, …

Abandoned Building Haikus


“Abandoned Building Haikus” were created, in collaboration with the “Breathing These Words” poetry workshop, …

Amarie


 

Amarie has been working at The Sanctuary for Independent Media for …

Jordan Thomas


 

Jordan Thomas is a Junior at Green Tech Charter High Charter …

"Be the Media" Field Production Daze: Session #3


Dec. 15
"Be the Media" Field Production Daze: Session #3

"Be the Media" Field Production Daze: Session #2


Nov. 10
"Be the Media" Field Production Daze: Session #2

NY Shout Out! "Youth Resolutions" Media Production Workshop


Apr. 28
NY Shout Out! "Youth Resolutions" Media Production Workshop