Events

Apply for Frank Bolden Urban Multimedia Workshop ASAP

Posted by on May 8, 2017 at 7:20 am

There are still slots available for the 34th annual Frank Bolden Urban Multimedia Workshop for teens.  To apply, click here.

SOLD OUT! Our Holiday Brunch & Coat Drive Is Sold Out!

Posted by on November 30, 2016 at 8:00 pm

The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation’s Holiday Brunch & Coat Drive is SOLD OUT!  Thank you to everyone who bought a ticket.  Attendees will enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet in our private room at Walnut Grill in Waterworks Mall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.  We’ll also be collecting new and gently used coats and winter accessories to donate more »

It’s Giving Tuesday! Please Support PBMF’s Journalism Workshop for Teens!

Posted by on November 29, 2016 at 11:08 am

  Today is Giving Tuesday! Please consider contributing to PBMF’s Frank Bolden Urban Journalism Workshop, which provides free journalism training to high school students. Founded in 1983, the weeklong, summer workshop would not be possible without the generous support of individual and group funders. Please help us keep it going for the next generation of more »

PBMF Releases Results of Diversity Study at Summit

Posted by on August 22, 2016 at 3:31 pm

The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation and Point Park University’s Center for Media Innovation were pleased to present “Press Forward: A Discussion of Race, Diversity & Inclusion in the Pittsburgh News Industry” at Point Park University on Sept. 21. The provocative discussion included Washington Post reporters Keith Alexander and Wesley Lowery, who were part of a 2016 Pulitzer Prize-winning team for more »