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KCRW’s January Volunteer of the Month

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Meet Vincent Nguyen. He is an event all-star and is on a path to success. He’s already accomplished a lot here with energy and positivity. Keep it up!
Where did you grow up and do you have any siblings? Pets?
I grew up in Pasadena and I have one older brother and the most inspirational parents life can give you.
What 5 things would you wish you had if you were …

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KCRW’s December Volunteer of the Month

Posted December 8, 2015 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Meet Brooke Saul. If you’ve been to KCRW events this year or seen the KCRW street team in action you might have already met her! She’s been an all-star at a whopping 14 events this year… wow. We’re so happy to have her on the team because she brings joy, fun, and helps us indulge our sweet tooth whenever possible. 
Where did you grow up and do you …

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KCRW’s Volunteer of the Month: November

Posted November 4, 2015 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Alissa Nardo comes to the KCRW offices each week with a beaming smile on her face, which is a great way to start her shift. She’s in the newest batch of interns in our SMC Internship program, but has gone above and beyond in her time spent at KCRW. She has been a maverick at filling in for additional shifts in the office and being an ace …

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KCRW’s Volunteer of the Month – Mickel Tingley

Posted September 29, 2015 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Meet Mickel. In this line of work, you come across the most interesting people that have had great experiences. Mickel embodies this idea because his journey so far has been so interesting!  
Where did you grow up and do you have any siblings? Pets?
I am a California native, born and raised in the San Joaquin Valley. The city I am from is the dead …

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August Volunteer of the Month – Lori Schaffhauser

Posted August 26, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
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Meet Lori! She’s been kicking butt around here recently. She is focusing in on music, her passion. It’s so awesome someone can follow their dreams and hop right in and learn what they want in new areas. What makes Lori special? She is super enthusiastic about getting involved in all the awesome volunteer projects we have available and signs up in a heartbeat with …

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KCRW’s Volunteer of the Month – Leila Miller

Posted July 29, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
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From KCRW producer Avishay Artsy:
Leila Miller came to volunteer in KCRW’s news department during the summer before her senior year at college. She jumped right into the job of helping out on All Things Considered. Whatever needed to be done, she was eager to learn how to do. She also produced her first feature story ever, about a proposed housing development in Atwater Park …

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KCRW’s June Volunteer of the Month: Elijah Hawk

Posted June 22, 2015 by | 3 Comments | ]
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Meet Elijah Hawk. Yes, his name sounds like a super-hero… and it turns out he actually kind-of is one! Elijah has managed to go from SMC Intern to master of the KCRW Spotify, keeping our awesome playlists updated and growing their numbers dramatically. He’s got a knack for keeping the music fresh and turning new people on to our tunes each week. On top …

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May Volunteer of the Month: Lauren Tyler!

Posted May 12, 2015 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Lauren Tyler has her own blend of style and personality which grows on you to a point that you’re not quite sure what you did before you met her. Does anyone around here remember what KCRW was like before Lauren came to the office? She’s got a real spark about her, with all the warmth, sass, and skepticism you can hope for and appreciate.
Where did you grow up and …

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Postcards to the Future of Los Angeles!

Posted April 24, 2015 by | 2 Comments | ]
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Los Angeles is a city on the rise, and at 826LA and KCRW, we do a lot of thinking about the city we’d like to live in.
At this year’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, we invited the community to send postcards to the future of our city. What are our hopes and dreams for Los Angeles? What do we wish to see by …

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April’s KCRW Volunteer of the Month!

Posted April 9, 2015 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Meet Nick Lopez! I first met Nick at one of our many events at the street team table, he was just a really level-headed chill dude. The more I talked to Nick the more I realized he was the type of person that really epitomizes the KCRW way of life… relaxed, easy going, in tune with nature and his surroundings, and helpful as ever. …

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