September Chapter Meeting
What: Ferguson: From the Frontlines
When: 11:30 a.m.; Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014
When: 1601 West Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta, 30309
Admission: Free for members and $5 for nonmembers.
Back-to-School Supply Drive
AABJ is partnering with a local school district to distribute supplies to homeless children. Please think of these children as you go about your activities, and consider buying a few extra items from the list below. Check with your employers: They may be able to help. Supplies, as well as donations, will be collected at the Sept. 13 meeting.
School supplies needed:
- 2.5" binders
- No. 2 pencils
- Black or blue pens
- Notebook paper
- Scientific calculators
- Pencil pouch
- Quad-ruled marble science notebook
- Clear or mesh backpack
- Flash drives
- Poster boards
- Construction paper
AABJ Members Win NABJ's Salute to Excellence Award
The National Association of Black Journalists' announced its Salute to Excellence awards on Aug. 2, and several AABJ members were among the winners.
AABJ members Ernie Suggs, Devin Fehely and Angela Robinson all received awards.
For additional details, click here.
Please join AABJ in congratulating these winners on their exemplary work in journalism.
Click here to check out the May-June 2014 edition of the AABJ Byline Newsletter. If you would like to submit stories/photos for the Byline, email editor Shabria Caldwell. Shabria can be reached at
The AABJ Board of Directors is seeking committee chairs and volunteers to help take our chapter to another level. If anyone is interested in being involved in a committee, please email
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