Donor Supporters

Jessie Ong

Alhambra Source provides objective and important news reporting for our community.

Efren Moreno, Former Alhambra Mayor

Thank you Alhambra Source for truly informing the residents of Alhambra.

Jeff Maloney, Alhambra City Council Member

The Source has become an important source for news, public interest, and serious journalism in our community. Keep it up!

Sara Harris

As a career journalist and EJ advocate, I see community-based media like the Alhambra Source as crucial to democracy and equality.

Chris Olson

I support Alhambra Source as often as I can because I believe a free and independent press is vital to the democratic process. No other news outlet with high journalistic standards consistently covers the stories and issues that matter to our community.

Adele Andrade Stadler, Alhambra City Council Member

The Source is a great independent newspaper that celebrates the communities and is not afraid to ask the tough questions!

Cliff Bender, Vice President, Alhambra Education Foundation

I want to know what's going on in my community- News, events, and human interest stories. The Alhambra Source gives me the information I need.

Joyce & Oscar Amaro, Alhambra Preservation Group

We support Alhambra Source because this online news source is vitally important in engaging, informing and educating the residents of Alhambra.

Laura Vasquez

Alhambrans need to know the truth about our area!

Michael Lawrence, Alhambra Arts Commissioner

Keep bringing on the stories. The Source has given us so much and I am happy to donate to such an important part of our community.

Karsen Luthi

Thank you for creating Alhambra Source and providing timely reporting of important local news. Fight on!

Mr. Konnyaku

I support news reporting that is unbiased and informative. Really enjoy the excellent coverage on local city council and planning commission meetings.

Guadulesa Rivera

Alhambra Source unifies the community and keeps us involved.

Erwin Lee

Such a valuable source of what’s happening in city where we live. Objective reporting that informs us and allows us to come to our own conclusions.

Learn how to tell digital stories at the Alhambra Source Community Voices Workshop


Ramona Convent Secondary School

1701 W Ramona Rd
Alhambra , CA United States

Develop your storytelling skills and become an Alhambra Source Community Voice at our multimedia journalism workshop Saturday, June 24, 9:30 am. In the morning, we will tell you detail about the rich opportunities to contribute to the Alhambra Source. In the afternoon, experienced journalists will teach you in small breakout groups how to tell compelling stories in writing, photography and video.

Here’s a list of our distinguished mentors:

Elaine Woo, former Staff Writer/Editor, LA Times
Rick Wilkinson, former Nightline Producer, ABC
Jon Thurber, former Deputy Managing Editor, LA Times
Alan Mittelstaedt, Associate Professor of Professional Practice, USC Annenberg

And our schedule for the day:

9.30 Arrivals, greetings, gathering, introductions
10.00 Alhambra Source

What we are trying to do, a bit of history, some examples
What we need
What’s a story?
Beyond words – photos, videos, audio, social media

1045 Demonstrations

Using your smart phone – photos for web, video for web
Wordpress – our platform

11.45 Break, lunch
12.15 Small-group workshops
News Writing
Opinion writing
13.15 Second round of workshops
14.00 Next steps

Bring yourself, a story idea, as well as a smartphone or any other storytelling equipment you use.

There are still spots left! Please RSVP with the workshops you want to sign up for at [email protected]

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