The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry. Established in April 1984, NAHJ created a national voice and unified vision for all Hispanic journalists.
Our local Philadelphia chapter of NAHJ was re-established in 2019 and aims to connect local Latinx journalists as well as advocate for more Latinx representation in media and the fair and equitable treatment of all journalists of color in the Philadelphia media landscape.
To organize and provide support for Hispanic Journalists.
To encourage and support the study and practices of journalism and communications by Hispanics.
To promote accurate and fair treatment of Hispanics by the news media.
To further employment opportunities and career development for Hispanics in the news media.
To foster greater understanding of the unique cultural identity, interests and concerns of Hispanic Journalists.