• NYABJ is one of the most active local chapters of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), which boasts 3,300 members and is the world’s largest organization for journalists of color. Founded in 1976, NYABJ has a legacy of providing professional and moral support to its members.
  • NYABJ meetings give members the opportunity to interact with media professionals. Shown: Byron Pitts of ABC News 'Nightline' addresses a bi-monthly meeting. Meetings have been held at outlets such as ABC, WNYC, NBC, CNN, CBS, New York Times and AP. (Credit: Chauncey Alcorn)
  • NYABJ events give members a chance to socialize with their media colleagues. Our holiday party saw ABC's The View Co-Host Sunny Hostin joining other journalists in celebrating the season and networking for job opportunities. (Credit: Darrell Hazelwood)
  • NYABJ Member Sarah Glover (2nd from right; with Lester Holt, center) is President of NABJ. She is the social media editor for the NBC-owned television stations. Glover was voted the 7th woman president of the nation’s largest group for minority journalists during the 40th anniversary convention. (Credit: Julie Walker)

NYABJ Fall 2018 Meeting at NBC News & MSNBC

Join NYABJ & The Black Employee Network BEN@News for the New York Association of Black Journalists Networking Event & September General Body Meeting  Wednesday, September 26, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM NBC Headquarters 30 Rockefeller Center Room 11A East RSVP MANDATORY BY SEPTEMBER 22 Hear from NBC News & MSNBC representatives Agenda 6:00 – 6:45 PM: Meet …

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NABJ Producer Database, $300 Cash Prize

  NABJ’s newest project, the Producer Database, will have the strongest journalism job directory in the country. The database will serve as a portal where  members can: -upload their resumes and work samples for employers -receive job listings -connect with news managers In an effort to populate the portal, NABJ will be launching a contest.  They …

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NYABJ’s FIRST TAKE $30 for 30

To celebrate NYABJ’s High School Journalism Workshop’s 30th anniversary, we are hosting a $30 for 30 days fundraiser with a goal to of $5000. To make a donation of $30 or more, click here. Thank you for your support! #30for30

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