With a resounding commitment to uplift regional communities and foster innovation, the Regional Angel Investor Network joyfully unveils its partnership with the esteemed Rural Press Club of Victoria (RPCV).
RAIN has proudly assumed the role of Silver Supporter for the Club, stepping into a vital role of honouring the achievements of media trailblazers whose work breathes life into our regional landscapes. This dynamic partnership will shine bright at the upcoming 2023 Rural and Regional Journalism and Photography Awards Night.
Scheduled for October 27th, 2023, the 2023 RPCV Rural and Regional Journalism and Photography Awards will grace the elegant premises of the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre, underscoring its significance as a highlight event on the Club’s calendar. This vibrant celebration is dedicated to spotlighting the relentless dedication and exceptional contributions of journalists and photographers from Victoria and Tasmania over the past year.
‘Amid the tapestry of regional stories, we find inspiration that reverberates far beyond geographical boundaries,’ says Sam Almaliki, Founder and Facilitator of RAIN. ‘At RAIN, we believe in the transformative power of regional journalism and photography – a force that shapes perceptions and ignites community engagement. Our alliance with RPCV stands as a testament to our deep respect for the professionals who enrich lives with their tireless pursuit of truth.’
For more than 35 years, the Rural Press Club of Victoria has been a steadfast advocate of regional and rural journalism’s excellence. Pioneering events that catalyse conversations around the most pertinent issues impacting regional and rural Victoria, the Club functions as a cornerstone of industry growth and camaraderie.
Nominations for the 2023 Rural and Regional Journalism and Photography Awards are now open, welcoming entries across a wide range of award categories. The nomination window will remain open for two weeks, closing on Thursday, August 31. The awards ceremony will provide a platform to celebrate exceptional journalistic and photographic accomplishments that have been instrumental in shaping the rural and regional narrative. For more information about the Rural Press Club of Victoria and the 2023 Rural and Regional Journalism and Photography Awards, please visit their website.
The Regional Angel Investor Network (RAIN) is focused on building and supporting the growth of an effective angel and early stage funding ecosystem across regional areas of Australia. By connecting regional startups with angel investors, Regional Angels aims to create a thriving network that supports the next generation of startups.
For over 35 years, the Rural Press Club of Victoria has been dedicated to promoting and developing excellence in regional and rural journalism. Through a series of engaging events, the Club brings together professionals committed to addressing the most pressing issues affecting regional and rural Victoria.
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