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 »

PBMF congratulates winners of the 2016 Vann Media Awards!

Posted by on May 20, 2016 at 2:09 am

PBMF congratulates the winners of 2016 Robert L. Vann Media Awards!  We had a great evening at the sold-out event at the University of Pittsburgh’s O’Hara Student Center on May 19.  To see the list of Vann winners, click here.