Buy tickets NOW for the Robert L. Vann Media Awards Dinner!

Screen Shot 2017-04-18 at 12.54.39 PMThe Pittsburgh Black Media Federation’s 29th annual Robert L. Vann Media Awards Dinner promises to be a great evening.   The Vann awards program recognizes excellence in media coverage of black communities, individuals and issues in Western Pennsylvania.
KDKA journalist Lisa Washington and former veteran KDKA journalist Harold Hayes will co-host the May 2 dinner.  Powerhouse group Lyndsey Smith & Soul Distribution will entertain.  Buy tickets HERE.
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Apply for the Frank Bolden Urban Multimedia Workshop by April 21

Teens in the Frank Bolden Urban Journalism Workshop tape a student newscast at KDKA in August 2016.

Teens in the Frank Bolden Urban Journalism Workshop tape a student newscast at KDKA in August 2016.

PBMF has made a lot of changes to its 34th annual Frank Bolden Urban Multimedia Workshop for teens.  Not only has the name been changed to reflect its increased digital focus, but the program also will run on four consecutive Saturdays, as opposed to being a weeklong residential program.  The application deadline is April 21.  For more information or to apply, click here.
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