Our Mission

We support local and community-based media through research, programs and products that foster healthy, responsive and resilient news organizations.

Our Vision

We envision an inclusive democracy and society, where communities have the news and information they need to make decisions and thrive.

Our Strategic Focus

As our industry evolves at a rapid pace, we provide a welcoming and collaborative space for media and journalism leaders to think boldly.

We combine our deep industry expertise with a suite of research, programs and products to ensure news organizations can thrive.

Our Areas of Focus

Icon Civic Discourse and Democracy

We work to ensure all people have the information they need to make decisions and thrive.

Icon Culture and Inclusion

We mentor journalism professionals toward integrating diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in every aspect of their work.

We support news organizations as they build trusted relationships with their communities.

We provide news organizations with the tools and resources they need to think creatively and achieve overall wellness.