FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn and BET Networks will be honored at the 31st Annual Walter Kaitz Foundation Fundraising Dinner on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, in New York City. Peter Rice, Chairman & CEO, Fox Networks Group, and Pat McAdaragh, President & CEO, Midcontinent Communications are the dinner co-chairs. Other industry executives joining them on the Dinner… Read More
On Thursday, June 19, 2014, the Walter Kaitz Foundation will host the Hollywood Creative Forum EAST, a program aimed at connecting professionals of color with producing and writing/story credits in scripted content with network and production company executives.
Washington, DC – The 30th anniversary Walter Kaitz Foundation Fundraising Dinner last evening raised more than $1.7 million for programs fostering diversity in the cable industry. More than 1,000 industry executives attended the dinner hosted by actor and entertainer, Mario Lopez, who appeared courtesy of NUVOtv. Entertaining dinner attendees were Oscar-winning actress and Grammy-award winning… Read More
NUVOtv’s Mario Lopez to Host the Foundation’s 30th Annual Dinner & Celebration WASHINGTON, DC – Sony Pictures Entertainment and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) will be honored at the 30th Annual Walter Kaitz Foundation Fundraising Dinner on Wednesday, October 9, 2013, at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. To commemorate the… Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Walter Kaitz Foundation today announced $1.1 million in funding to Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT), the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), and the Emma L. Bowen Foundation for their 2013 programs. “For the past several years, the Foundation has proudly distributed needed funds to organizations that support and educate… Read More
Surprise Guest Jennifer Lopez Shares Importance of Diverse Programming Washington, DC –The 29th Annual Walter Kaitz Foundation Fundraising Dinner last evening raised more than $1.6 million for programs fostering diversity in the cable industry. More than 1,000 industry executives attended the dinner hosted by actress, host, and author Sherri Shepherd, who entertained the audience courtesy… Read More