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PBMF Seeks Candidates for Board Offices

Posted by on September 8, 2017 at 1:09 am

The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation will hold elections for board officers Nov. 16, 2017.   Five offices will be up for election: president, vice president, treasurer, secretary and parliamentarian.  To see the election rules and deadlines, and submit a candidate’s statement, click here.

Pittsburgh Black Media Federation Laments Sheridan Broadcasting Job Cuts

Posted by on August 30, 2017 at 2:14 am

PITTSBURGH (Aug. 30, 2017) — The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation is disheartened by Sheridan Broadcasting Networks’ elimination of its national news and sports divisions, which resulted in the loss of 11 jobs Tuesday.  Read the full statement here.

“AMERICAN HEROES: THE HOMEWOOD PROJECT”

Posted by on August 20, 2017 at 12:00 am

PBMF has launched “American Heroes: The Homewood Project,” a photo series that will feature black males making a difference in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood.  The exhibit featuring about 20 heroes will be presented on social media and in Homewood in fall 2017.  For more information and a peek at a few of the featured heroes, click here. more »

Pittsburgh Black Media Federation Wins 2017 Pro Chapter of the Year Award

Posted by on August 9, 2017 at 11:34 pm

PITTSBURGH (Aug. 9, 2017) — The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation is beyond honored to be named the 2017 Professional Chapter of the Year — its first time as a solo winner.  The National Association of Black Journalists presented the honor at its annual convention in New Orleans. Read more here.