Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Explore the Dominican Republic Live with KJZZ

Photo of person carrying bag through farmers market with KJZZ Logo Text: KJZZ 91.5 Informed. Accurate. Credible. Dominican Republic Transborder Unit

Join KJZZ for a live video broadcast of The TransBorder Unit: Dominican Republic, a town hall forum

The KJZZ Transborder Unit ventured to the Dominican Republic this February in search of hidden stories that connect Arizona to this Caribbean island. They explored immigration, Major League Baseball Academies, music and hair!

Join KJZZ journalists as well as community leaders Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick, Chancellor of the Maricopa Community Colleges and Lisa Urias, President & CEO of Urias Communications for this live worldwide video broadcast.

The Dominican Republic broadcast will take place on Mon. April 17, 2017 at the Rio Salado College Conference Center
  • 5 p.m. Doors Open 
  • 5:45 p.m. Program Begins 
  • 6 p.m. Broadcast Begins
In addition to "The Transborder Unit: Dominican Republic," KJZZ will host an additional live broadcast titled "The Transborder Unit: Columbia." The KJZZ Transborder unit explored a diverse set of topics, ranging from micro-lending in Colombia to the Team RenterĂ­a Baseball Academy. 

Image of sunset over colorful buildings in Cartegena, Columbia

The live worldwide video broadcast will feature Todd Sanders, President & CEO of Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Jaime Molera, Partner at Molera Alvarez and Former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction and Josh Rawitch, Senior Vice President, Communications of Arizona Diamondbacks. 

The Columbia broadcast will be held on Mon. April 24, 2017 at Rio Salado College Conference Center
  • 5 p.m. Doors Open 
  • 5:45 p.m. Program Begins 
  • 6 p.m. Broadcast Begins

KJZZ will entertain questions from both our live audience and viewers worldwide. Seating for our live audience is limited so please visit the KJZZ reservation page to save your seat! Call (480)774-8467 or email mwreckra@rioradio.org for further information.