Month: May 2014

Oumar Konate Post Concert

Oumar Konate and his band shredded the stage on Friday night! A crowd of people gathered inside of the Media Sanctuary to witness a great performance. The volume of the concert was booming, allowing everyone around the block to hear what was going on inside of the Sanctuary. The combination of the ample volume and …

New Wave of Malian Music

Come out this Friday to see Oumar Konate, a rising young star from Mali, who is blazing the new wave of Malian music onto the contemporary world music stage. 

Who: Oumar Konate

What: Live Performance …

Last Week Today

Hey all! I finished my first full week as an intern! Let’s overview some of the things that I did this past week as an intern. 

Tuesday: First day offically. Me and Branda talked about what my goals are as an intern which are learning about non-profit management, event coordinating, and video production. …

Collard City Garden 2K14

A collection of different volunteers joined on Friday May 23rd to continue working on the Collard City Garden Project going on right down the block from the Media Sanctuary. The volunteers put their back into this effort to fill in holes and pack fence posts into the ground. Each person played a role in shoveling, …

Fencing Re-match!










We’re ON for our fencing project at the Collard City Garden tomorrow (Friday 5/23).

Come out in the morning, come out in …

Today's Happenings

My first day as a sanctuary ninja went well. The energy was vibrant all day and everyone was here for one reason: Productivity. The day started with viewing YouTube videos on the mediasanctuary page giving me a quick review of the mission and what kind of events are hosted. We also viewed Jacob’s short animation …


Uptown Summer 14 Nutritious Lunch Program

Support healthy, local and sustainable communities!  

“We are proud of our chefs, who have committed to prepare a healthy and delicious meal for these kids, each of the 20 days,” beckons Lecco Morris, Executive Director of Chefs’ Consortium.”With the participation of chefs who care about their local community’s health and vitality …

FenceFence 2014 revealed!


An amazing day of work on the Collard City Growers fence!


Saturday! FenceFest 2014

Hope you can make it to the 3300 block of 6th Avenue tomorrow (Saturday 5/3) for some big fun!

It’s all going down at Collard City Growers (on the same block as the Sanctuary, halfway between Freedom Square and Troy Bike Rescue).

Three years in, and it’s time to build a …

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