• 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)

March General Body Meeting

Please join us for our next discussion of upcoming events and initiatives.   Monday, March 19, 2012 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm   Time-Life Building 1271 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10020   RSVP at Eventbrite

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Dollars and Sense: Money Matters in the African-American Community

Our next NYABJ event is just around the corner – and we hope you’ll join us. In partnership with Prudential and the Associated Press, we’ll be discussing the African-American community’s unique economic challenges. We hope to see you there. And don’t forget to register for the event below. Event management for Dollars and Sense: Money Matters …

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NYABJ Introduces its New Board

NYABJ’s new board members hosted the chapter’s first town hall meeting since electing its new board members. Pictured above are Josh Barker (VP of Print), Joe Gray (Parliamentarian), Christina Carrega (Deputy Secretary), Mike Feeney (President), Dwight Oestricher (Treasurer), Gabrielle Lee (Secretary), and Cheryl Wills (VP of Broadcast). Not pictured is Nekesa Moody (Deputy Treasurer), out …

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