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April 28, 2020
New distribution opportunities increase reach, revenue for INN members

Over the past few months, INN has been able to offer members new opportunities for third-party distribution through partnerships with Smart News, Patch, Spotlight, News Break and, most recently, Nextdoor.

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April 28, 2020
Emergency campaign for nonprofit news: Goal to sustain essential reporting during COVID-19 crisis

In recognition of the essential role of nonprofit news organizations in covering the COVID-19 crisis, a rapid-response effort to support journalism will kick off on May 5 in conjunction with #GivingTuesdayNow — a global day of unity from GivingTuesday.

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April 23, 2020
INN to partner with Nextdoor to distribute local, statewide journalism

INN is excited to announce a new pilot distribution partnership with Nextdoor, the hyperlocal neighborhood communication platform.

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April 21, 2020
Q&A with ProPublica’s Maya Miller on COVID-19 sourcing

INN speaks to ProPublica Engagement Reporting Fellow Maya Miller on what’s working for them, how the engagement and reporting teams created their callout form to find sources related to COVID-19 and more.

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April 20, 2020
New INN-led member collaboration on Great Lakes launches today

A new INN-led collaborative reporting project about climate change in the Great Lakes region is launching today. Called “From Rust to Resilience: What climate changes means for Great Lakes cities,” the series includes a dozen pieces that will be published or broadcast from April 20 to May 1. The project is part of the Pulitzer Center’s nationwide Connected Coastlines reporting initiative.

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April 14, 2020
Sharene Azimi to lead INN communications

Sharene Azimi is a specialist in strategy and communications for cause-oriented organizations. As Communications Director for INN, she works to increase awareness of the growing field of nonprofit news.

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April 10, 2020
INN and Columbia Journalism School partner on new internship program

Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, responding to a news media job market in crisis due to the COVID-19 virus, is collaborating with two non-profit news organizations to provide graduating students with paid internships and reporting grants to support their transitions to professional journalism.

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March 27, 2020
Tips for Managing Coronavirus Reporting Risks

With help from Reuters and many INN member news leaders, we have assembled advice and tips to help nonprofit news managers think through some of the risks of reporting this story.

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March 6, 2020
Jeffrey Woolverton to lead INN Major Gifts initiative

Jeffrey Woolverton has joined the Institute for Nonprofit News as Network Philanthropy Director, a new position.

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January 27, 2020
“Seeking a Cure” collaboration reaches more than 120 outlets

A reporting collaboration of 12 news organizations in seven states, supported by the Institute for Nonprofit News, reached more than 120 unique outlets across 32 states, according to research conducted by INN.

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January 21, 2020
Sara Shahriari joins INN in new role expanding leadership training and recruitment

ara Shahriari has joined the Institute for Nonprofit News in a new role as director of leadership and talent development.

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January 16, 2020
INN launches partnership with LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation

Members of the Institute for Nonprofit News will soon have low-cost access to LexisNexis, a powerful reporting and research tool, thanks to a new partnership with the LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation.

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November 20, 2019
Seven Chicago newsrooms launch examination of Mayor Lightfoot’s first year

As Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot marks the first six months of her tenure, a collaboration of seven local news organizations is launching a series of articles addressing the Lightfoot administration’s progress toward its stated goals.

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