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.

October 10, 2008

Next Meeting Oct. 18 and More From CAABJ

Hello black journalists and media professionals,

It's the fourth quarter and we're looking to end this year on a high note. We're very proud of what we've accomplished in CAABJ during the first nine months of the year and we thank each of you who have supported us. Our next event will be a general body meeting on Saturday, October 18, 1 p.m. And below is a rundown of our activities for the remainder of the year.

October 18
General Body Meeting
If you've been wanting to learn more about our great organization, here's your chance. Meeting starts promptly at 1 p.m.
Carrabba's, 1520 South Blvd.

October 31
Deadline to apply for $1,000 CAABJ college scholarship.
Click here for the application.

November 23
Year-End Mixer
We'll celebrate a successful year (before you get into the hustle and bustle of the holidays) and also announce the winner of our college scholarship.
More details to come!

December 10
Black Professionals Network's Annual Winter Mingle
CAABJ has been invited to join the Charlotte Chamber's Black Professionals Network (along with other professional organizations such as black lawyers, black MBA, black engineers, INROADS, etc.) This affiliation with BPN for 2009 will give you added value for your CAABJ membership. Winter Mingle will be a great event and it always sells out. You'll need to RSVP.
Click here for details.

Board Elections
We'll be holding elections for the six offices for the 2009 CAABJ Board. (We'll be contacting only dues-paid members.)

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!


Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists (CAABJ)

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