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.
NewsMatch 2020 dates will be announced later this year.
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.