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 this week’s YC Spotlight, youth producers Emerald and Yvonne discuss whitewashing, why it's problematic and recent American remakes of Asian films.
They say life is too short to not do what you love and the guests appearing on this week’s programming certainly live by that motto. Check out this week's programming lineup!
New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli talks with Vincent Alvarez, president of the New York City Central Labor Council, about the attack on unions, labor protections and workers' rights. Later in the show, New York State Senator Brad Hoylman discusses how the State Senate was addressing issues like the now-expired speed camera law, reproductive rights, and MTA repairs.
On Thursday, August 16th, 32 ambitious students (ages 14-23) will graduate from MNN's Summer Youth Program and become certified community producers. Learn more about the program and join us in congratulating this talented group of young people!
In this week’s YC Spotlight, our youth producers hit the streets to ask fellow New Yorkers what they think of current immigration policies and the way undocumented families are being treated. Tune in to hear why some are against the administration's approach and why others support it completely.


Race to Represent

Race to Represent

Race to Represent offers a 3D view of Manhattan’s 2018 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

We are at a time when progress is creeping backwards and the most marginalized continue their never-ending quest to be treated like human beings.

YC Spotlight

In this week’s YC Spotlight, youth producers Emerald and Yvonne discuss whitewashing, why it's problematic and recent American remakes of Asian films.