CMA Member Benefits

The Catholic Media Association builds relationships and community for Catholic media professionals throughout North America and beyond. Journalists, communications experts, media and public relations professionals, advertising and marketing specialists, and others join the CMA for this network where relationships help support one another in mission.

Why Join the CMA?
  • Networking and Community: Connect with a diverse group of journalists, communication experts, and media professionals in North America and beyond.
  • Professional Growth: Enhance your career through our annual conferences, educational sessions, and prestigious awards programs.
  • Global Connections: Engage with the broader Church, including direct links to the Vatican and international Catholic media organizations.
  • Active Participation: Get involved in committees, lead sessions, or become a board member.
  • Industry Leadership: Be part of a historic association championing Catholic communications since 1911.
  • Professional Development: Access grant-supported training and consultation to refine your skills and operations.
  • Digital Transformation Support: Benefit from our training series for remote work and digital efficiency.
  • Expert Learning: Learn from PR and communication experts through our partnership with the PR Training Academy.
  • Member Directory: Connect with peers through our comprehensive member directory.
  • Networking Channel: Exchange ideas and solutions with fellow professionals.
  • Catholic Media Conference: Discuss industry issues and pursue professional development.
  • Recognition and Awards: Celebrate excellence in Catholic media with our annual awards.
  • Educational Webinars: Stay informed with webinars on current topics.
  • Career Center: Access job postings and leverage our network for career opportunities.
  • The Catholic Journalist: Keep informed with our monthly membership newspaper.

Join Our Community

Become a part of our mission-driven community. Share in our commitment to spread the Good News through the power of Catholic media. At the CMA, you’re not just joining an association; you’re becoming part of a family that nurtures, supports, and grows together. 

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