We Are Broadcasters
National Association of Broadcasters

Stories By Topic

Providing the daily local news, acting as a lifeline in times of crisis, raising billions of dollars for charity, heightening environmental awareness, informing voters – it’s all part of broadcasters’ everyday commitment to their communities. For examples of how radio and television broadcasters are serving their local communities on a variety of topics, click on a specific topic selection.

Animal Protection

Childrens Issues

Community-Focused Initiatives


Disaster Relief and Recovery

Distracted and Drunk Driving Prevention

Drug Prevention



Health Awareness Campaigns

Investigative Reporting

Local News

Military-Focused Initiatives

NAB Award Winners

Neighbors in Need

Politics and Election Coverage

Racial Issues and Equality

Safety Initiatives


Vaccine Education

Youth-Focused Initiatives

How Broadcasters Serve Their Communities

More than 2.47 million American jobs depend on broadcasting, and the local broadcast radio and television industry - and the businesses that depend on it - generate $1.17 trillion annually for the nation's economy.

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