The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), is committed to showcasing the work of our member publications and to telling the untold stories of the Black community in the United States and the Global Black Diaspora.

Celebrating 192 Years of the Black Press

From delivering news, information and commentary  to being the largest and most influential Black-owned media resource in America to reach local markets with African American consumers.   

From helping to shape ideas and opinion to shaping  thinking. From thought leadership to leading change. Each week more than 20 million Americans from all backgrounds seeking news from the Black perspective turn to the 215 NNPA newspapers. In America, now among the most diverse countries in the world, the Black Press is more relevant than ever.  

Our Services

Digital Display, Online Video and Press Release Distribution

African-Americans have a diverse approach to receiving content and information — they fully engage and connect through various mainstream and niche media outlets and platforms and consume more content than other groups on all fronts, reporting above-average consumption across each platform. (Source: 

Social Media Engagement

NNPA members are more than newspaper publishers, we are media companies that produce digital solutions, video, mobile applications, electronic marketing, online research and customized creative solutions. Marketers and advertisers can reach consumers at the local, regional and national level. Our unique ability to align your messaging with our editorial content assures that your messaging will resonate with our  millions of weekly readers.

Creative Development

For marketers that want to reach consumers where they live, NNPA Creative Services merges our expertise in multi-cultural marketing and messaging with the nation’s largest network of African American-owned media companies and publishing brands. Our spectrum of integrated solutions span the full range of communications channels.

Our Clients

Let’s Work Together

Advertising on the NNPA Digital Network delivers your brand and message across our member members’ websites and social media properties and includes cross-channel coordination of your integrated campaign. A focus on mobile-based marketing ensures that your message will be received by our readers virtually anywhere, anytime.