The Democracy Fund works on things that make democracy work better. Our Public Square Program supports innovations and institutions that help people understand and participate in the democratic process.
Founded by Edith Kinney Gaylord, Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation’s mission is to invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills and opportunities needed to advance … Read More.
A non-profit founded in 2015, First Draft designs and leads global ‘CrossCheck’ collaborative projects that promote verification and accurate responsible reporting. First Draft’s immersive approach to support and guidance includes … Read More.
We believe in the inherent dignity of all people. But around the world, too many people are excluded from the political, economic, and social institutions that shape their lives.Across eight … Read More.
The Freedom Forum Institute, headquartered in Washington, D.C., explains, promotes and defends the five freedoms of the First Amendment. The institute includes the First Amendment Center, the Religious Freedom Center, … Read More.
Since 1991, the Gannett Foundation, a corporate foundation sponsored by Gannett, has supported communities through grant making and volunteer initiatives of more than $200 million. Today, the Foundation has three … Read More.
The IWMF works to unleash the power of female journalists to transform the global news media. We are the only organization that provides safety training, byline opportunities, and emergency support … Read More.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation’s Journalism & Media program works to strengthen American democracy by informing, engaging, and activating Americans through deep investments in independent journalism and … Read More.
The Robert R. McCormick Foundation is committed to fostering communities of educated, informed and engaged citizens. The Foundation was established as a charitable trust in 1955, upon the death of … Read More.
Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. We conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, content analysis … Read More.
Poynter is a premier non-profit training organization dedicated to professional journalists. Whether it’s through Poynter’s signature Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media to the work of our digital tools … Read More.
The Solutions Journalism Network is dedicated to rebalancing the news, so that as much rigor is applied to reporting on evidence-based responses to problems as to reporting the problems themselves. … Read More.
The Rita Allen Foundation invests in transformative ideas in their earliest stages to leverage their growth and promote breakthrough solutions to significant problems. The Foundation was established in 1953 and … Read More.
The TEGNA Foundation is a corporate foundation sponsored by TEGNA Inc. Through its Community Grant Program, TEGNA Foundation serves the greater good of our communities by supporting nonprofit activities where … Read More.
The Carter Center is a nongovernmental organization that helps to improve lives by resolving conflicts, advancing democracy, preventing diseases and improving mental health care. It was founded in 1982 by … Read More.
The Women’s Media Center is an inclusive, feminist organization that works to ensure diverse women’s voices and views are heard. We research media, publish special reports including “The Status of … Read More.
The American Press Institute conducts research, training, convenes thought leaders and creates tools to help chart a path ahead for journalism in the 21st century. Our analytics tool, Metrics for … Read More.
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators … Read More.