Message from CAN TV’s Executive Director

    February 20, 2024
    The Executive Director of CAN TV shares the trials and triumphs of leading the organization through a period of transformative change, facing resistance but also achieving significant milestones.

    CAN TV Announces Five New Board Members 

    February 20, 2024
    Chicago’s premiere hub for community access news, hyperlocal stories and educational resources, is pleased to announce five new members to its Board of Directors.

    Letter From The Chair

    February 7, 2024
    The Chair of CAN TV’s Board of Directors announced significant organizational changes, emphasizing a commitment to openness and transparency. This initiative reflects CAN TV’s dedication to adapting to the evolving media landscape while upholding its core values.

    CAN TV Launches New Partnership with Goodwill® Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago

    October 10, 2023
    CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — CAN TV, Chicago’s premiere hub for community access news, hyperlocal stories and educational resources, today announced a groundbreaking partnership with Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago. As CAN TV continues to launch new programming that elevates Chicagoland voices, Goodwill will serve as the underwriter for the organization’s popular new monthly original program “Brothers Talking,” which brings… View Article


    September 26, 2023
    For four decades, CAN TV has presented Chicagoans with high-quality, locally-produced and community-centered programming as well as a platform to tell their stories. To celebrate its impact, the organization will host its 40th Anniversary Gala: Celebrating the POWER of Community Television on Friday, November 17 at The Geraghty

    CAN TV Partners with Latino News Network, Co-produces “3 Questions With…”

    May 9, 2023
     CHICAGO, May 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — CAN TV, Chicago’s hub for community centric news, hyperlocal stories and educational resources, is proud to announce its partnership with the Latino News Network (LNN), an independent, multimedia digital news outlet with local newsrooms in the Northeast and Midwest, including IL Latino News. In the partnership, CAN TV will support the production of “3 Questions With…” (3QW),… View Article

    Darrious Hilmon Appears on The WVON Afternoon Show

    April 17, 2023
    Darrious Hilmon appeared on The WVON Afternoon Show With Kimberley Egonmwan and Atiba Buchanan to discuss CAN TV’s transformation and the recent documentary “The Marginalized: Working While Black”. Hilmon emphasized the importance of community media and the need for conversations around systemic racism in the workforce.