What We Are

The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania is a nonprofit organization of journalists and other communications professionals from a 29-county area of Western Pennsylvania. It sponsors forums on current events and educational programs, administers the Frank Bolden Urban Journalism Workshop operated by the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation and presents the annual Golden Quill Awards contest and ceremony, honoring the best of Western Pennsylvania journalism. Membership in The Press Club includes discounts on fees for programs and Golden Quill entries, use of dining facilities at the Engineers’ Building, Downtown Pittsburgh, and access to The National Press Club in Washington, D.C., and 15 other press clubs around the country.