RABJ 15 Anniversary Luncheon Poster

A luncheon on March 31, 2019, RABJ celebrated 15 years of work and excellence. Relieve the day and some of the moments.

Black Cinema Series

In partnership with the Little Theater, RABJ presents a culturally relevant film with a panel discussion.


AALDP Media Panel

RABJ regularly teams up with African American Leadership Development Program to run discussion programs about media.

Frederick Douglass

Rochester Association of Black Journalists is proud to be part of the year long celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the birth of our own Frederick Douglass.
We have produced a series of video vignettes narrated by RABJ members and members of the community. Please let us know what you think and help spread the timeless words of Frederick Douglass.


Every two years, RABJ holds the Salute to Excellence Gala to raise funds to support the Wyoma Best Scholarship Fund for Future Journalists.

Image by Matthew Guay

Local Media Coverage of RABJ activities

Rochester Legends Poster

Rochester Legends is a documentary film that commemorates notable African Americans from Rochester.

Wyoma Best Scholarship

RABJ annually awards the Wyoma Best Scholarship for future journalists from the Rochester Area.