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.

March 13, 2017

CAABJ Honors...

Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists honors and celebrates 
Steve Crump 
for more than 30 years of reporting in the Charlotte area.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Crown Plaza Hotel • 5700 Westpark Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217
Tickets: $30.00 (per person) — Including Brunch Buffet

Donations will benefit CAABJ's Scholarship Fund
WBTV News 3 and Wells Fargo are the proud partners of "CAABJ Honors"
For more information, please email: or

February 14, 2017

CAABJ 2017 Tournament Media Mixer

It's that time of year again... 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 21, 2017
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.

January 9, 2017

New Year Message from CAABJ Executive Board

Happy New Year CAABJ Family and Friends,

We, the executive board are tickled to death to see what 2017 has in store for our beloved organization. Many of us can hardly wait to meet and greet new community visitors, new members and embracing our season members. We look forward to seeing each and every one of you in our upcoming meetings and events. 

Next Chapter Meeting:

Saturday, January 21, 2017

11:00 am 

Cantina 1511 
(Park Road Shopping Center)

 4271 Park Rd
Charlotte, NC 28209

**Free Parking**

Topic: "Fake News"- Round Table Discussion

December 16, 2016

REMINDER: No December Chapter Meeting

Dear Members and Friends,

We will not have a general body meeting this month. Our next meeting will be Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Cantina 1511 (Park Road Shopping Center) at 11:00 am. 

We'll see you in 2017! 

Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists Executive Board

November 7, 2016

Bowling with the Journalists - Fall 2016 Edition

 It's a lot of fun each year, and serves as a fundraiser for our CAABJ College Scholarship. Members of the media and the general public are invited to come out, mix and mingle, bowl, and have fun in supporting a great cause. 

Saturday, November 19th
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Piedmont Social House 
2135 Ayrsley Town Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28273

$25 per person
(Includes bowling and shoes)

More information on Piedmont Social House

Click HERE to purchase tickets.