Journalism & Media
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Sundance Film Festival Panel: “Editing History” Journalists Are Saving Lives, at a Cost to Their Own Storytelling to Support Civic Engagement Supporting Chicago-Area Journalism During COVID-19
Grantees in the Media
"COVID-19 Pandemic Hits Chicago Media Hard. ‘There’s Never Been a More Challenging Time for Newsrooms.’"
"Investing in Local News Is More Important Than Ever"
"Define American Sets ‘Building Solidarity For Black And Asian Communities Through COVID-19’ Forum With Jon M. Chu, Franklin Leonard, Prabal Gurung And Nikole Hannah-Jones"
"Census Response Rates in City, State Are Strong Overall, but Some Communities Lag"
Washington, D.C. 2019
$ 100,000 in support of general operations.
New York, New York 2020
$ 700,000 in support of general operations.
Detroit, Michigan 2020
$ 600,000 in support of general operations.
San Francisco, California 2020
$ 350,000 in support of general operations.