Maxayn Gooden recently joined the Center as our Community Engagement Manager for the Credible Messenger Reporting Project. Her work includes communicating with past, present and future community journalists, helping to meet their reporting needs, gathering community-produced content and helping to plan and execute future improvements to the Credible Messenger Reporting Project. She produced “The Lasting Impact” last year in the first cohort of Credible Messengers. Read More
Welcome to the Center
We collaborate with journalists and news organizations to advance best practices and support the most ethical and impactful reporting on community gun violence. More info: Better Gun Violence Reporting
Our community reporting project empowers people impacted by gun violence to report on root causes, lived experience and possible solutions from the community perspective. More info: Credible Messenger Reporting Project
The Center hosts an interdisciplinary research collaborative that is exploring the intersection of gun violence, impacted communities and the media. More info: Research at the Center
In preparation for the Summit, we invited 15 Philadelphia journalists who play some role covering gun violence to spend a day with 30 residents from deeply impacted communities.