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.
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.
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 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.
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 Dow Jones News Fund promotes media careers in the digital age. Our vision is robust news media staffed by well-trained, innovative journalists who reflect America’s diversity and value a … Read More.
The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard houses a dynamic set of initiatives to promote and elevate the standards of journalism and educate and support those poised to make important … Read More.
From humble beginnings, the Scripps Howard Foundation flourished over time to serve more than 1.5 million people – through supporting life-changing community programs and empowering journalists who inform and engage all … Read More.
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is a nonpartisan, private charitable foundation that advances ideas and supports institutions to promote a better world. For more than 50 years, we have … Read More.