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Advertise with us. We offers advertising opportunities in our daily email newsletters and on our website to vetted organizations and businesses.

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Black Iowa News offers advertising opportunities in our weekly email newsletters, website and the New Black Iowa Newspaper. Black Iowa News is a great way to reach a hyper-local audience. We offer a great opportunity to reach an engaged audience in Iowa that is unlike anywhere else.

Build Awareness, Reach Local Communities, Drive Conversions


Weekly, Black Iowa News lands in the inboxes of nearly 5,000 subscribers (and growing). As an exclusive newsletter sponsor, you will get great brand recognition while supporting community-focused journalism. Our newsletter ads take up more screen real estate than traditional web ads, allowing for custom content resulting in better engagement.


Businesses, nonprofits and political campaigns can reach new audiences with high-quality website display advertising.


For nearly three years, Black Iowa News has worked to connect Black Iowans by highlighting Black perspectives, showcasing the Black community and uplifting Black voices. We’ve built a highly engaged and growing community on social media, our website and our email newsletter. Now, we have debuted the statewide Black Iowa Newspaper. Ads are affordable. Political ads are welcome. Reserve your ad today.

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Looking for something different? We are happy to discuss larger opportunities for underwritten content and other custom sponsorships.

Enter your information below to request a media kit and rate card. We look forward to working with you.

You Can Make a Difference

Sponsoring Black Iowa News is one way to fund our work; helping us pay our staff and cover costs like running our website.


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Please note that our advertising partners undergo a vetting process to ensure messaging is consistent with our values. We are selective about advertising partners in order to maintain the trust and loyalty we’ve built with our highly engaged audience. Learn more below.

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Help our tiny newsroom keep telling stories. Your gift to Black Iowa News uplifts local journalism and helps us uplift Black Iowans.

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