Thanks to all who have expressed interest in joining the AmNewsFOOD team. I am truly excited by the breadth of voices to bless the page and we want more. This is a unique opportunity for chefs, food purveyors, sommeliers, mixologists, restaurateurs, farmers, hospitality experts and food PR people to expand their voice and skillset within their profession in the oldest African American newspaper in the country.

AmNewsFOOD expert contributor requirements:

To succinctly and engagingly express your ideas about food, drink and hospitality in written form.

To be inquisitive about and involved in the food community outside of this page.

To participate in impactful and relevant content on this page, on social media and more.

If you or someone you know are interested, please send an email to with the following:

Introduction to you and why you might be a good fit for the team.

Resume and bio.

300-word writing sample on a current and relevant topic in today’s food landscape.