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.

  • Exciting New Programming from MNN!

    This fall, we're unrolling three new initiatives that showcase local communities, share independent political news and views, and make MNN programs available to a wider audience! Learn more.


  • 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.


Watch this week’s YC Spotlight for helicopter and ground video and still images from the 2014 East Harlem gas explosion and fire.
This week on Gay USA, get the latest updates on the future of LGBT rights, the fate of the Stonewall Inn and more. Thursday at 11pm on MNN.
With so many holiday parties in December, MNN’s getting into the celebratory spirit, with programming from “Democracy Now!,” “CCCADI Grand Opening,” “The Carmen Mathis Show,” “GingerNewYork,” and “Sistah Talk Comedy Fest IV,” plus shows from “The Facts” and “Gotta Run with Will.”
As people gather globally as part of World AIDS Day to raise awareness and show support for those living with HIV and AIDS, we bring you a Youth Channel clip from a 2015 event showing local efforts to do the same.


Represent NYC

Represent NYC

Represent NYC is a new 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

Long awaited by some, long dreaded by others, today marks a new era in American politics, with the inauguration of the 45th United States president. Watch “Represent NYC” for a discussion on what the new president may mean for New Yorkers.

YC Spotlight

With education on our minds after this week’s Betsy DeVos hearings, we bring you a student perspective on teachers in the United States as our Youth Channel Spotlight.