• 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 High School Journalism Workshop _ Seeking Students Now!

FREE JOURNALISM WORKSHOP FOR TEENS!   BROOKLYN, NY – The New York Association of Black Journalists is now accepting applications for its high school journalism program, FIRST TAKE. Students will learn how to report and produce local stories in multiple media formats from New York City’s top journalists.   The FIRST TAKE workshop has produced …

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Late Summer Mixer! Join Us At the Neelys Aug. 21

Summer is winding down, but NYABJ is still gathering steam!   Join us Tuesday, Aug. 21 at the Neely’s Barbecue Parlor, at 1125 First Ave, on the corner of 62nd St in Manhattan!   Enjoy their tasty happy hour menu from 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.!   (Menu includes $4 sangrias and $4 catfish appetizers!) …

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