PNA Mission

PNA’s mission is to advance the business interests of Pennsylvania news media organizations and to promote a free and independent press. Whether you work in management, editorial, advertising, production or circulation, we provide a variety of useful tools and services to support your area of expertise.

Legislative Affairs

PNA advocates for public policy serving the business interests of local news media and champions legislation that fosters essential, robust and compelling journalism.

Legal Hotline

PNA members receive free unlimited counseling from the PNA Legal Hotline 365 days a year.

Training & Events

Expand your knowledge through virtual and in-person educational sessions and events.

Advertising & Marketing

Increase revenue generation and industry awareness with sales flyers, research information and statewide advertising campaigns.

Editorial Resources

Discover tools and services targeted to newsroom staff, including press passes/hang tags, complimentary articles and a subscription-based editorial cartoon service.

Contests & Awards

Our contests and awards programs recognize the outstanding achievements of news media personnel, student journalists and company leaders.

Headlines & Deadlines

PNA’s e-newsletter apprises members of association and industry news and information along with legal and legislative topics.

For Students

The PNA Foundation offers a variety of resources for high school and college students, teachers and advisers.

PNA by the Numbers in 2023

  • 2,000+

    Legal Hotline Calls Answered

  • 5,000+

    Legislative Advocacy Hours Logged

  • 900

    Professionals Trained

  • 1,400

    Award Winners Recognized

  • $43,000

    In Foundation Fellows Grants Awarded

Each year, PNA focuses on how we can be of most value to our members. We support your collective needs through advocacy, legal support, professional development, industry recognition, information sharing, promotional efforts and networking. It is our goal to contribute to the overall growth and success of our news media member organizations.

Training & Events