The Catholic Media Association, formerly the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada, is an association of newspaper and media specialists specialized on reporting on the Catholic Church. Founded in 1911, it has over 600 member organizations and reaches to over 26 million people.
Its stated purpose is to assist its members to serve effectively, through the medium of the printed word and electronic media, the social, intellectual and spiritual needs of the entire human family, and to spread and support the Kingdom of God.
In 2010, the CMA had four regions: Eastern, Southern, Midwestern, and Western.
- Regional Map & Past Presidents. CPA official website. Retrieved 2010-10-15.
- Catholic Press Association official website