Catholic Broadcasting Northwest (KBVM/KMME)
Equal Employment Opportunity Annual Report
(KBVM is parent station and KMME serves as a satellite broadcast pursuant to main studio waiver granted by FCC on 6/17/11)
October 1, 2014 – September 30, 2015
Full Time Jobs (30+ hours weekly) filled: 1
– Executive Director – Hired November 1, 2014
– Source of hire: Direct contact
The following services were utilized to generate resumes:
16016 Boones Ferry Rd. Suite 200
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
Contact: Christine Kennedy
P.O. Box 172051
Spartanberg, SC 29301
Source and number of persons interviewed for position filled: 3
– In-house Staff, Volunteer referrals – 1
– Catholicjobs.com – 1
– In-house website- 1
Outreach initiatives completed:
DJ for a Day Program – provides opportunities for students and adults with a day for working in the studios and developing broadcasting skills. Frequency is 1 – 3 times per month. Overseen by Program Director
KBVM/KMME Sharathons – two weeks per year (in 2014: May 5-9 and October 6-10) with 100+ volunteers and provides our volunteer base an opportunity to work within the studios doing a variety of activities, many of which involve return visits. Most of our current staff had been involved in this volunteer work prior to employment and are all involved with working with current volunteers. Overseen by Executive Director.
Voice Volunteers – Regularly scheduled (i.e. weekly or monthly) recording sessions provide opportunities for people to learn recording and editing skills. Voice volunteers can be found in the studios at least one day per week. Overseen by Program Director.
Speakers Bureau – Staff members take turns addressing local organizations, non-profits and business in the community about all facets of the radio business. Talks occur 6 – 8 times per year and are given to groups like the Serra Club (Portland), the Serra Club (Vancouver), Knights of Columbus and various local parish groups. Overseen by Executive Director.
Catholic Broadcasting Northwest, Inc.
Equal Opportunity Employment Program
Radio Stations KBVM/KMME serve the Portland, Oregon and Cottage Grove/Eugene, Oregon communities and provide employment opportunity to all job applicants. The stations operate to ensure the maximum available community resources are utilized to generate qualified job applicants from all segments of our ethnically diverse community.
The following outlines our program of policies and procedures to assure all qualified candidates, both within and outside the community we serve, who might be interested in employment with our company, can learn about and apply for any positions that might become available.