NewsMatch 2020

NewsMatch is a national matching-gift campaign to grow fundraising capacity in nonprofit newsrooms and promote giving to journalism among U.S. donors. It is supported through an open collaborative fund at The Miami Foundation and offers a simple, turnkey platform for foundations of all sizes to support quality news.

Learn more about how INN members used the money from NewsMatch 2018 to build their organizations in this tweet thread by Democracy Fund's Teresa Gorman during INN Days 2019.

NewsMatch 2020 dates will be announced later this year.

Key Resources

Learn more about how NewsMatch 2018 benefited nonprofit news organizations and what's on tap for 2019 in this Lunch & Learn video from INN Days 2019 featuring NewsMatch Project Director Jason Alcorn.

National and Supporting Partners

Support for NewsMatch 2018 was provided by the Colorado Media Project, Democracy Fund, Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, Facebook Journalism Project, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Jonathan Logan Family Foundation, Present Progressive Fund at Schwab Charitable, Rita Allen Foundation, and Wyncote Foundation in partnership with The Miami Foundation, Institute for Nonprofit News and News Revenue Hub.

History of NewsMatch

NewsMatch was created by the Knight Foundation in 2016, helping 57 nonprofit news organizations raise more than $1.2 million. In just three years, NewsMatch has helped nonprofit newsrooms raise more than $15.8 million and helped to bring 95,000 first-time donors to nonprofit news.

Read the NewsMatch 2018 Learning Report.