The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists (CAABJ) is an affiliate chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), a nonprofit organization focused on establishing strong ties among African-Americans working in the media and expanding and balancing the media's coverage of the African-American community and experience.

February 20, 2015

February General Body Meeting CANCELLED!


Attention CAABJ Members and Friends,

Due to inclement weather, Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists has CANCELLED the "General Body Meeting" for tomorrow — Saturday, February 21st. We hope to see each and everyone of you at our Tournament Media Mixer Tuesday, February 24th at Aloft Hotel (Uptown). 

For more information on the media mixer, click here.

Have a safe and warm weekend.

Alexis Mitchell

February 15, 2015

CAABJ Tournament Media Mixer 2015

Photo Courtesy: Woody Walters Digital Photo Candy

We know Tournament Week can get a little crazy: News, games, events, traffic, and parties that give you sticker shock at the door. Why not ease into it with CAABJ's mature, upscale Media Mixer? 

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Aloft Uptown Charlotte at the EpiCentre
210 E. Trade Street
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Non- CAABJ Members: $5.00
CAABJ Scholarship Donations are always welcome.

Come out and mix and mingle with local journalists and media professionals.

February 5, 2015

Meeting Venue...MOVED!

We've Moved!

CAABJ has a new home for our chapter meetings

Icehouse SouthEnd Bar and Grill
2100 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203

Join us...

Saturday, February 21st 
11:00 am

 Every third Saturday of each month, Icehouse SouthEnd has opened their restaurant doors just for us. The CAABJ Executive Board is thrilled to call "Icehouse SouthEnd" our new home. We are looking forward to working with management and their staff.

**Free Parking** 

Click here for more information on Icehouse SouthEnd.

February 4, 2015

CAABJ 2015 Membership Dues - - Save 30%


Greetings Members and Friends,

The 2015 CAABJ Membership Drive is HERE!  For our January and February ONLY, your chapter dues can be $35 for the full year.  On February 28th, the membership price will return to the standard rate of $50.

The CAABJ membership "term" runs from January 1 through December 31 for each year.  Take advantage of the savings and receive a full year of benefits by joining today.

We accept cash, check, and credit cards.  If you cannot make the meetings or wish to become financial using our online tools, simply use the PayPal link below.  Be sure to include your name in the comment section for tracking purposes.  Please contact the CAABJ Treasurer, Kevin R. Hyrams, if you have any questions.  We are planning to have a FANTASTIC year and we hope that you will join us!

Help us keep your information current by submitting your membership application / profile annually.  Click here to download the CAABJ Membership Application / Profile.

Join or Renew TODAY