Manhattan Community Media

  • Manhattan Community Media

    Manhattan Neighborhood Network is the country's largest community media center. We supply the training, equipment, facilities, and channels you need to create your own TV show. Get involved.

  • Expand your Mind in El Barrio

    MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center is a local hub for adults and youth interested in learning about media production, exploring El Barrio's rich culture and working for social justice. Learn more.

  • Create Engaging Media

    By enrolling in MNN's small, low-cost classes, Manhattan residents develop the skills they need to share their stories and create the best local programming on television. Register for classes today.

  • More Platforms Than Ever

    With 5 channels (and counting!) and live streaming, MNN provides community producers the opportunity to share their work with audiences in Manhattan and beyond. Watch Now.


  • Produce Your Own Television Show

    MNN’s professional equipment and state-of-the-art studios give community producers the space to create high-quality, broadcast-ready media. Explore our facilities.

  • Submit a Show in 3 Easy Steps

    Submitting a show to air on one of MNN's five channels is simple! Just fill out a timeslot request form, upload your media and promote your show. Learn more.


In honor of Women’s History Month, today’s Clip of the Week features a panel discussion on minority women in the media, hosted by MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.
"Royal Soul Connection Music Expo", aside from being an incredible name, is a heavyweight in MNN's late night hip hop/R&B programming. Hosted by the sultry Shaylah Day , the show takes its viewers on an exhilarating trip through the grand funk annals, sporting videos both old and new, amateur and professional, always with heart and, well, soul. Tune in every Monday night at 11:30 PM on MNN4. Next air dates: 3/18 and 3/25.
‘Nonprofit Challenges’ With Host Alice Yaker Will Offer Viewers and Guests The Opportunity to Share Solutions and Learn About Under-Accessed Resources New York, March 11, 2013—Manhattan Neighborhood Network is pleased to announce the premiere of “Nonprofit Challenges,” a new program dedicated to helping small nonprofit organizations in New York City confront the difficulties they face with information and support from their peers. The show debuts on the Community Channel (MNN1) on Sunday, March 24 2013 at 9pm.
Today’s Clip of the Week highlights two things that are dear to our hearts here at MNN: Local talent and the awesome cultural programming that comes out of our El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center .
"Krush TV" is a strange amalgam of martial arts, comedy, music and art. Hosted by the enthusiastic Elamin Cabrio, the show boasts a look all its own--a colorful, handmade world, transferred from VHS, brimming with fun. Check it out, Tuesdays at 4:30 PM on MNN2! Next air dates: 3/12 and 3/19.


Race to Represent

Race to Represent

Race to Represent offers a 3D view of Manhattan’s 2017 City Council and Mayoral elections.

Represent NYC


Represent NYC


Represent NYC is a weekly program that gives local elected officials and candidates the chance to update voters about the issues shaping the future of the city. 

Clip of the Week

On Netflix's documentary "The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson," and speaking on the transgender experience.

YC Spotlight

In support of GLAAD’s #SpiritDay and all LGBTQ people, today's YC Spotlight looks back at “Bridging the Gap,” which features coming out stories and messages of hope from LGBTQ youth and adults.