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You Never Know Where A Story Will Lead

“You never know where a story will lead.” says Elliot Margolies of the Midpen Media Center. In late June, Margolies teamed up with renowned Mexican American author Francisco Jimenez and six DREAMers to create an evening of stories at the Mitchell Park Community Center. DREAMers are those who came across the border as children with Read More…

Community Stories Grant Received by the Media Center

The Midpen Media Center received a grant from California Humanities’ Community Stories initiative. California Humanities describes the initiative as an “expression of the extraordinary variety of histories and experiences of California’s places and people. (The stories) help us all find our commonalities, appreciate our differences, and learn something new about how to live well together.” Read More…