Diverse and Inclusive: News of the Heartland, a joint initiative led by NLGJA and the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) to increase media coverage of minorities and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in Nebraska, is funded by a one-year $200,000 grant from the ... read more.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 4, 2014McLean, Va., March. 3, 2014 — UNITY: Journalists for Diversity is pleased to announce the appointment of Eloiza Altoro as interim executive director. Altoro will manage and oversee the day-to-day operations of the organization as it conducts a search for a permanent executive director.“We are happy that Eloiza will be assisting us as interim executive director... read more.
The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association is now accepting submissions for its 2014 Excellence in Journalism Awards and the Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award. Work published or broadcast in 2013 is eligible and submissions are due Thursday, May 1, 2014. Submission forms and details are available at ... read more.
NLGJA Members and friends are invited to meet and socialize with participants of the 2014 LGBT Media Journalists Convening, held this year in Washington, D.C.Join us to meet some of the biggest LGBT bloggers of the day. Green Lantern1335 Green Ct ., NW (Between 13th and 14th streets & L Street and Massachusetts Avenue)... read more.
Washington, D.C.– The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) is proud to announce that ABC News anchor Amy Robach will host its 19th annual Headlines & Headliners New York Benefit on Thursday, March 20th. ABC News is the presenting sponsor of this year’s benefit.Headlines & Headliners draws some of the biggest names in the media industry.... read more.
UNITY: Journalists for Diversity, Inc. is seeking an Executive Director. Candidates interested in applying for the position should send a resume to Ms. Walt Swanston (email@example.com) and David Steinberg (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Thursday, February 6, 2014.BACKGROUND:... read more.
NLGJA has joined with the Asian American Journalists Association on a special project, "Diverse and Inclusive: News of the Heartland." With a grant to AAJA from the Ford Foundation, we are developing a comprehensive plan on how to improve and increase news coverage of social justice issues impacting people of color and LGBT persons in the heartland of America that would be useful to... read more.