WURD Radio on Violence

Project lead: Sara Lomax-Reese

Website: https://wurdradio.com/

Project lead: Sara Lomax-Reese

Grant amount: $35,000

WURD, Philadelphia’s only independently owned and operated African-American talk radio station, will create a multimedia partnership between several media and academic institutions to investigate and report on the violence epidemic in Philadelphia’s African-American communities. Initial members of the growing partnership include WURD, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and Temple University.