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Community Advisory Board Home - Bylaws - Meet the Board - Past BoardTuesday, Sep 14, 2021, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., NPR Illinois Studios (RSVP to attend)Tuesday, Dec 7, 2021, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Tuesday, June 7, 2022, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Open Meetings InformationNPR Illinois considers maintaining a community advisory board to be a best practice. The NPR Illinois Community Advisory Board (CAB) meets regularly to offer perspective to the management team and, as directed by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) Community Service Grant (CSG) has:The right to review the station's programming goalsThe right to review the service provided by the stationThe right to review significant policy decisions rendered by the stationThe obligation to advise the station's governing body of whether the station's programming and other significant policies are meeting the specialized educational and cultural needs of the communities served by the station, and to make recommendations that the CAB deems appropriate to meet such needs (47 U.S.C. § 396(k)(8))Additionally, the CAB is responsible to:Facilitate sustainability through fundraising, memberships, underwriting, grants, and contractsServe as ambassadors on the behalf of NPR Illinois at the local, state, and federal levelsMinutes:CAB Advice and Recommendations - June 2021CAB Meeting Summary - June 2021CAB Meeting Summary - March 2021CAB Meeting Summary - December 2020CAB Meeting Summary - September 2020CAB Meeting Summary - June 2020CAB Meeting Summary - March 2020CAB Meeting Summary - December 2019CAB Meeting Summary - September 2019CAB Meeting Summary - June 2019CAB Meeting Summary - March 2019CAB Meeting Summary - December 2018CAB Meeting Summary - September 2018

Community Advisory Board Agenda - September 2017

NPR Illinois Community Advisory Board Meeting
September 1, 2017, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
TBD, Springfield


Advisory Board purpose

  1. Consider Community Advisory Board requirements
  2. Review bylaws
  3. Refine Community Advisory Board expectations

Advisory Board membership

  1. Approve transition to staggered terms 
  2. Determine when to launch Nominating Committee

NPR Illinois update

  1. Editorial update
  2. Financial update / state budget update
  3. Civic engagement plans
  4. Development plans / initiatives 

Next Meeting

  1. December 1, 2017, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM?
  2. Chicago?
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