The American Journalism Project today announced it is awarding a three-year, $1 million grant to Spotlight PA, the statewide newsroom founded by The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and other partners across Pennsylvania. The Lenfest Institute is matching the grant, bringing a total of $2 million into the newsroom to fun
The American Journalism Project will invest $1 million in Spotlight PA over the next three years, recognizing the newsroom as one of the most promising endeavors in the country to reverse the erosion of local journalism and provide vital, nonpartisan reporting that gets results.
Sahan Journal receives $1.2 million grant from American Journalism Project to expand diverse news coverage in Minnesota.
The American Journalism Project, a leading venture news funder and incubator, will invest in Sahan Journal’s revenue and business growth to fund new reporters and editorial expansion.
In conjunction with the American Journalism Project grant, the Chicago Community Trust pledged an additional $450,000 in matching funds to Block Club over three years.
The LION Local Journalism Awards celebrate sustainable businesses and journalistic excellence in independent online news.
A video series aimed at non-English speakers on COVID-19 and vaccination information produced in Spanish, Hmong, and Somali.
Slated for launch in 2022, the Cleveland newsroom aims to produce daily, high-quality journalism centered on community voices.
Ideastream Public Media: Cleveland Foundation to help launch a community-led nonprofit newsroom in 2022
A new nonprofit newsroom centered on community-led issues is slated to launch in 2022. The Ohio Local News Initiative will eventually add similar newsrooms throughout the state.
Cleveland.com: Coalition of Cleveland organizations raises more than $5.8 million to start nonprofit newsroom
A coalition of Cleveland-based organizations has raised more than $5.8 million in partnership with the American Journalism Project to create a nonprofit, independent newsroom in the city that aims to launch in 2022.
A coalition of local and national organizations has raised nearly $6 million to launch a new nonprofit newsroom in Cleveland in 2022. Spearheaded by the American Journalism Project and the Cleveland Foundation, the new newsroom aims to launch with a staff of 25, which would make it among the largest nonprofit newsrooms in the country.