What we <strong><em>Do</em></strong>

 

Voice Media Ventures is a multimedia company that includes news weekly print and digital editions, film and new media content production, and a strategic communications firm specializing in community outreach and engagement. Its longstanding philanthropic and educational work includes innovative program development in media, history, the arts, and professional development.

Our <strong><em>Mission</em></strong>

We create quality content and experiences that inform, educate, and inspire, and provide thoughtful strategies to engage and connect communities.

Our <strong><em>Vision</em></strong>

To inspire better communities through the dynamic delivery of information.
What we Value

01 <strong><em>Creativity</em></strong>

 

02 <strong><em>Collaboration</em></strong>

 

03 <strong><em>Community</em></strong>

 

Properties <strong><em>& Projects</strong></em>

Investing in the Future of Media

<strong><em>Black Voice News</em></strong>

Starting in Riverside in 1972 as the weekly print publication the Black Voice News was the first African-American newspaper on the west coast to publish a website. The advocacy publication has evolved into an online platform covering important topics and key issues for African-Americans in the Golden State.

<strong><em>The IE Voice</em></strong>

The VOICE is a community newspaper, published weekly in Inland Southern California.

<strong><em>Hindsight Productions</em></strong>

Hindsight Productions is a creative content production company, whose first feature film, My Name is Myeisha, has received critical acclaim and won numerous awards at film festivals both nationally and internationally.

<strong><em>BPC Media Works</em></strong>

BPC Media Works is a strategic communications firm specializing in community engagement, media, government relations, and political affairs in California.

<strong><em>Black Voice Foundation</em></strong>

The Black Voice Foundation was founded in 1988 with a mission to train and educate individuals in print media. The Foundation now includes digital and electronic media and a burgeoning set of projects in the fields of education, professional development, media, history, and the arts.

<strong><em>Mapping Black California</em></strong>

Mapping Black California is a collaborative community mapping project, incorporating technology, data, geography, and place- based study to better understand the African American community in the State of California.

<strong><em>Footsteps To Freedom</em></strong>

The Footsteps to Freedom Tour, founded by Black Voice Foundation, partners with multiple school districts and other entities, to lead a unique study tour experience of the Underground Railroad, one of America’s most significant freedom movements.

<strong><em>The Gore Collection</em></strong>

The Gore Collection features rare antebellum artifacts from the collection of Jerry Gore, a prominent historian who served as a docent on the Footsteps to Freedom Underground Railroad Study Tours for 20 years.

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Meet our <strong><em>Team</em></strong>

If you can’t see yourself working with someone for life, don’t work with them for a day.
Chris<br>Allen

Chris<br>Allen

Creative Director

Chuck<br>Bibbs

Chuck<br>Bibbs

Digital Director

Alexander<br>Brown-Hinds

Alexander<br>Brown-Hinds

Social Media Assistant

Hardy<br>Brown II

Hardy<br>Brown II

Black Voice Foundation

Paulette<br>Brown-Hinds, PhD

Paulette<br>Brown-Hinds, PhD

Founder/Publisher

Rickerby<br>Hinds

Rickerby<br>Hinds

Managing Partner

Andrew<br>Hardin

Andrew<br>Hardin

Project Director

Andre<br>Loftis, Jr.

Andre<br>Loftis, Jr.

Graphics Artist/Creative Team

Marla<br>Matime

Marla<br>Matime

Project & Communications Dir.

Susan<br>Morris

Susan<br>Morris

General Manager

Kennedy<br>Schneider

Kennedy<br>Schneider

Project Assistant

Stephanie<br>Williams

Stephanie<br>Williams

Editor/Writer

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In the <strong><em>News</em></strong>

 

The James Irvine Foundation
announced the appointment of two new members of its Board of Directors today.

Dr. Paulette Brown-Hinds
The Community Foundation

Mapping Black California with Esri

Foundation Spotlight
Philanthropist Paulette Brown-Hinds

Dr. Paulette Brown-Hinds
Celebrating the Woman and Her Work

Empowering Women’s Voices at Esri and Beyond

Contact Us Online

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1201 University Ave Ste. 210 Riverside, California 92507