For Funders

We welcome support from philanthropists, family foundations, institutional funders, and corporate partners who understand the urgency of the decline in local news and the threat to our democracy.

By supporting social entrepreneurs rebuilding local news in communities across America — with journalism that is fact-based and vetted — you can help strengthen our democracy.

Your gift to the American Journalism Project will multiply the resources available for local news gathering and help to build a culture of local news philanthropy that is good for democracy, good for communities, and good for people.

If you wish to contribute via check, our mailing address is:

American Journalism Project
6218 Georgia Avenue NW
Ste 1-#599
Washington, DC 20011-5125

If you would like to submit payment via ACH, Wire transfer or learn more about how you can fund our work at the American Journalism Project, please contact the Development Team at

If you would like to give via your Donor-Advised Fund and your giving account is with:

  • Fidelity Charitable
  • Schwab Charitable
  • BNY Mellon

The widget on the right will take you right to your account.

For other sponsoring organizations, contact your advisor directly and recommend a grant. If you need additional information, please contact us at

The American Journalism Project is a 501(c)3 organization.

Reliable sources of trustworthy, local coverage help to ensure the public is informed, and that’s critical to a healthy democracy.

Our Funders

Additional Supporters

The American Journalism Project is grateful for all of our supporters. The following list represents contributions of $5,000 or more.

Bruce Aidells & Nancy Oakes | The Allen & Company Foundation Inc. | Simone Coxe | Dana Devon and Neil Sand | Adam Entous | Greenfield Foundation | Kaplen Brothers Fund | Erica and Jeff Lawson | Roger Miles | Patrick Miller | Luis Miranda | Lumina Foundation | News Corp | Present Progressive Fund | Rockefeller Brothers Fund | Susan Crown Exchange Inc | Karen Tarnow | Wyncote Foundation | Natasha and Dirk Ziff

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