Join us October 20, 2021

For an evening to celebrate independent journalism

Our virtual celebration will begin with a cocktail demonstration and toast to everyone who makes Chicago Public Media run, including you! The show will highlight innovative WBEZ editorial initiatives, your favorite public media personalities, Vocalo-curated musical acts and a few surprise guests. Share YOUR story and be a part of the experience!

Preshow with Vocalo’s Bekoe


Virtual Program


2021 Amplifier Award Recipient

Kay McCurdy

Event Co-Chairs

Howard Conant, Jr.
Adrienne King

Presented by BMO Harris Bank

From the past year