Google News Initiative launches COVID-19 Journalism Emergency Relief Fund to aid local news publishers

Local news is a vital resource for keeping people and communities connected in the best of times. Today, it plays an even greater function in reporting on local lockdowns or shelter at home orders, school and park closures, and data about how COVID-19 is affecting daily life.  But that role is being challenged as the … More Google News Initiative launches COVID-19 Journalism Emergency Relief Fund to aid local news publishers

NDN Collective announces $10 million COVID-19 response project for Indigenous people

Rapid City, SD – Today, The NDN Collective, Inc. (NDN) announces the creation of the NDN COVID-19 Response Project to quickly provide grants, communication and strategic support to Tribal Nations, front line Indigenous-led organizations, and individuals who are providing essential services to Indigenous communities in North America during the current global health pandemic.  The overall … More NDN Collective announces $10 million COVID-19 response project for Indigenous people

Facebook Journalism Project launches COVID-19 Local News Relief Fund Grant Program

The Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) is launching the COVID-19 Local News Relief Fund Grant Program, offering grant opportunities to help US local news organizations continue serving communities during the coronavirus outbreak. ABOUT THE PROGRAM The relief grants are designed to provide support for US local news organizations serving a critical role for communities impacted by … More Facebook Journalism Project launches COVID-19 Local News Relief Fund Grant Program