by | Jan 25, 2023 | CMTV14, News |

Community-Minded Enterprises Expands Family Tuition Assistance Grant

Community-Minded Enterprises (CME) and its program Community-Minded Television (CMTV) are excited to announce a new partnership with Northeast Youth and Family Services (NEYFS).

NEYFS and CMTV’s Video Studio

With technical and equipment assistance from CME and CMTV, NEYFS is launching the Spokane Art & Tech Institute (SATI) SATI is a center for children and youth to learn creative technology and media program in a fun, professional, and accessible environment.

Programs will develop unique training for youth and re-entry communities, focusing on creative excellence, mentorship, and pathways to jobs and higher education. Social, emotional learning, collaboration, and anti-racist practices will be the foundation of this new program.

NEYFS will hire local teaching artists and collaborate with local organizations to include local voices and influences whenever possible.

Students will have the option of having their productions shown on air via CMTV14, a Comcast channel.

A sample of available classes includes:

NEYFS and CMTV’s Podcast Studio

  • How to Make a Video Podcast
  • How to Make and Manage a YouTube Channel
  • How to Make & Record Music
  • Film Project and Production

NEYFS also offers students general after-school tutoring and homework support and receives support from Spokane Public Schools for enrollment, outreach, and curriculum resources.

With the addition of audio and video equipment, NEYFS is an additional satellite location for CMTV Spokane, allowing greater access to our community for equipment checkout and media services. In addition, B & B Pro Video, a local video production team with deep ties to the community, provides technical assistance.

SATI services are offered at the following locations.

  • Primary Site: 19 E Queen Ave Ste 300 / Spokane, WA 99207
  • Opening Early 2023: 1831 E Mission Ave / Spokane, WA 99202

For more information, please contact