Youth Media Center

Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center

The YMC

MNN's Youth Media Center (YMC) creates opportunities for NYC youth to create media, share stories and impact their community. 

MNN's Youth Media Center is dedicated to providing New York City youth with opportunities to create media, share stories and make an impact on their communities.

The Youth Media Center offers Manhattan residents ages 14 to 21 free video production training, digital journalism internships and the opportunity to produce social justice focused media on important youth issues for MNN's award-winning Youth Channel, which airs weeknights from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on MNN4: TWC 67, RCN 85, FiOS 36, and streaming live on MNN.org.

The Youth Media Center is housed at the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.

Youth Channel Internships

The Youth Channel is looking for journalists and media makers ages 18-24 who are passionate about reporting on community news to join our digital journalism team.

Youth Channel Videos

Democracy on ICE

YMC Producers, Alexis and Angel, take an in depth look into the dire effects that ICE raids are having on immigrant families living in the United States.

The Youth Channel is a production from Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center. The YMC has a mission to develop 21st-century...

The Ugliness of Beauty Standards

YMC Producers Samiha, Rich, and Juan talk with New Yorker's about the apparent discrimination as it pertains to the true definition of beauty.

The Youth Channel is a production from Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center. The YMC has a mission to develop 21st-century communicators and...

Summer at the Youth Media Center (2019)

A quick look at all of the hard work and fun that took place during our 2019 summer cycle. Congratulations to our new group of young certified producers!

The Youth Channel is a production from Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center. The YMC has a mission to develop 21st-century...