*Black Owned *is produced by youth at Chatham Academy High School in collaboration with After School Matters, Alternative Schools Network and Community TV Network. Other videos were produced by youth in Community TV Network’s youth digital media training programs.
Black Owned highlights Chicago South side black owned small businesses. This video was produced by high school students in the summer of 2014. The video celebrates the talent of the owners and their importance to the vitality of the community. Two other videos will present small businesses in the West Town/Humboldt Park neighborhood of Chicago. These videos were produced by youth in Community TV Network’s digital media training programs. (2014, DVD, 40 mins).
The introduction to the screening will include welcome remarks from: a NBC TV host, a staff and youth from Chatham Academy High School and a small business owner.