PO Box 542
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862
Rise Media produces conversation-changing content and we are looking for creative and passionate people to join our team. Our grassroots movement seeks to bring together a diverse talent team to tell the story of our hometown.
Our team is made up entirely of volunteers who have pledged at least three hours a week to help us create a different kind of news organization. We are looking for people who are as passionate about elevating a new conversation for our community, as we are!
If you are interested in joining our team, please complete the form below to introduce yourself, attach your resume and links to samples of your work. Our team will be in touch. We are currently looking for individuals to join the following news categories:
No experience? No problem! We provide training and support!
Rise Media Newsdesk
Local news & community content
Looking for: writers, photographers, videographers, drone pilot, “go live” team for live broadcast events.
Rise Media Forward
Progressive political news and content
Looking for: writers for local government, writers for Washington state, writers for Oregon, writers for national politics, writers for 2018 election, researchers, columnists, video gurus (especially those with animation experience), “go live” team for live broadcast events.
Rise Media Munchy
Food & Drink — news & reviews
Looking for: writers for food & recipes, writers beer/wine/spirits, food & drink critics to conduct local food/wine reviews, photographers, videographers.
Rise Media FourTwenty
Cannabis news & reviews
Looking for: writers for cannabis news, critics to conduct cannabis product reviews (written or video), photographers, videographers.
NOTE: All team members must be at least 21-years-old because of state regulations.
Rise Media Latinx
Hispanic news & culture
Looking for: writers for news, writers for culture (food, art, lifestyle), columnists (immigration, family, spirituality), photographers, videographers, interpreters (written & spoken).
Rise Media LGBTQ
Queer news & culture
Looking for: writers for news (local/regional/national), columnists (politics, relationships, health, spirituality), advice columnist (“ask <insert name>”), photographers, videographers, “go live” team for live broadcasts.
All things her!
Looking for: writers, columnists (politics, relationship, family, spirituality), advice columnist (“ask <insert name>”), photographers, videographers.