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Images & Voices of Hope | December 2, 2020

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Making Magic in Miami

July 11, 2018 |






Meredith Porte Leads “Magical Evening” with South Florida ivoh Hub

Every year for the past 19, Meredith Porte, ivoh Trustee and an independent media producer/host, has gathered Miami-area media practitioners to consider media’s impact on society … Read More

Recalibrating and Reconnecting

January 29, 2018 |

As you know, ivoh’s Board of trustees and I are dedicated to empowering you, as strengths-based media (SBM) practitioners, with the tools you need to create media that connects, uplifts, and activates. With that goal guiding us, we spent our annual retreat weekend … Read More

ivoh fellow Rochelle Riley receives $75K Pulliam to study students and trauma

October 18, 2017 |

Rochelle Riley accepting Ida B Wells award, August 2017. All images courtesy of Riley. 


By Allison Griner

Allison Griner is a freelance journalist and a 2013-2014 fellow with the International Reporting Program. Follow her on Twitter at @alligriner.


Editor’s … Read More

ivoh welcomes Ilsa Flanagan as new Executive Director

October 3, 2017 |


Images & Voices of Hope ( is pleased to announce that Ilsa Flanagan, of Chicago, IL is its new Executive Director effective immediately. ivoh, a global network of media makers, has worked for almost 20 years to elevate media as … Read More

Lead ivoh and change the world of storytelling

June 16, 2017 |

By ivoh staff


ivoh is a global network of artists, journalists, gamers, marketers and storytellers who believe the stories we tell create the world we live in. We seek a bold leader to help us inspire and support storytellers … Read More

Make your mark on media by making a year-end donation to ivoh

November 9, 2016 |

Dear friends,

We often hear from people who tell us they’ve stopped tuning into the news because it leaves them feeling helpless and hopeless. You’ve probably felt this way at some point over the past year, too, when following media … Read More

ivoh seeks to expand its volunteer base with newly formed roles

October 20, 2016 |

Dear Friends,

Since its inception, Images & Voices of Hope has relied on the generosity and support of volunteers from around the world. These individuals have judged our annual Awards of Appreciation, held media-related dialogues and events, planned our annual … Read More

Journalist reflects on recent ivoh talk in Chile and her newfound hope for media

September 14, 2016 |

Paulette Desormeaux (center) with Base Pública director Nicolás Cruz and journalists Gabriela Campillo, Francisca Pacheco and Pedro Ramírez. Credit: Pablo Donoso.


By Paulette Desormeaux

Paulette is the Journalistic Director of Base Pública, a new nonprofit online media organization that focuses … Read More

International Institute for Restorative Practices features ivoh’s work

September 9, 2016 |

Patty and Dereck Stonefish, the founders of Arming Sisters/Reawakening Warriors. Photo by Dan Koeck for 2016 ivoh fellow Christa Hillstrom’s story. 



The International Institute for Restorative Practices recently featured ivoh’s work in advance of the Institute’s 21st World … Read More

Highlights from Christa Hillstrom’s keynote speech at the Society for Features Journalism Conference

August 15, 2016 |

Last week ivoh 2016 Restorative Narrative fellow Christa Hillstrom delivered a keynote speech about Restorative Narrative as part of the Society for Features Journalism Conference. The annual conference, which took place at the University of Texas at Austin, featured a wide variety of sessions for … Read More