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Staff Candidate for the KPFK Local Station Board
Statement
My name is Angel Jaramillo. I have been living in California for more than 40 years. I have a spent many years working for the Latin-American community. I have a lot of knowledge about politics in Latin America and am very conscious about the needs that our community has. This is why I started being a part of our program “Hablando de South America” at KPFK 3 years ago. I was captivated by how this programming talks about the reality of South America. It has providing our community with a platform to discuss the good and the bad. Most importantly, it is a platform for us to figure out how we can improve our community.

I want to be part of the board to make the programs more enjoyable for our community. I have many new ideas to improve them and make then even more exciting for our listeners. It is also important to add new programs and to attract new listeners. I will also focus on improving our fundraising efforts. Please add me to the board and I will take the radio station on many new journeys.
Answers to Candidate Questionnaire
1. What experience, connections, skills or traits would you bring to the local station board to advance the station's mission?
  A platform for us to figure out how we can improve our community.
I will also focus on improving our fundraising efforts. Please add me to the board. I will take the radio station on many new journeys.
2. What do you appreciate and value in the station's current operations?
  The radio station's dynamism and its equal opportunity to work for the community.
3. What would you like to see improved or changed in the station's current operations?
  Explore the most up dated events in USA and Latin America. Have the listeners provide any feed back to measure the program audience,My name is Angel Jaramillo. I have been living in California for more than 40 years. I have a spent many years working for the Latin-American community. I have a lot of knowledge about politics in Latin America and am very conscious about the needs that our community has. This is why I started being a part of our program “Hablando de South America” at KPFK 3 years ago. I was captivated by how this programming talks about the reality of South America. It has providing our community with a platform to discuss the good and the bad. Most importantly, it is a platform for us to figure out how we can improve our community.

I want to be part of the board to make the programs more enjoyable for our community. I have many new ideas to improve them and make then even more exciting for our listeners. It is also important to add new programs and to attract new listeners. I will also focus on improving our fundraising efforts. Please add me to the board and I will take the radio station on many new journeys.
4. Describe what you anticipate would be your top three priorities or areas of focus if you were elected to the local station board.
  A)Have a more personal contact with sponsors who contribute with a considerable amount of money. So they will make sure their money is wisely used.
B.)The exchange of feed back with the radio station is very important. It tell us how are we doing with any program at any given time. I will encourage all producers and programmers of KPFK to have their program done life, so we can measure the quality and reception of the audience.
C.)All programmers from the radio station must perform and promote invitations to public figures, and that the audience identifies with.
D.)encourage the programmer to promote events with social leaders, so their concern can be listened. train programmers for fund raising and keep looking for new donors with large amount of money through letters and personal visits.
5. Sustainability is an important part of any nonprofit operation. What are your thoughts on how the board can help to improve the station's financial footing?
  Raising funds is important for KPFK's survival. Is good to use cultural events with different communities, make them feel they are part of the radio station so the radio station will keep in contact very often to show KPFK appreciation.
6. Is there anything else you would like prospective voters to know?
  It is important that the people know that we all have to work together and that the survival of KPFK is up to us. The people who work as volunteers as well as employees. Anything good or bad for the radio station will affect personally to each of us.
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