On Giving Tuesday, we invite you to join us in making a meaningful impact on the future of local journalism in North Carolina. The North Carolina Press Foundation (NCPF) is reaching out to our community to request your support in our mission to strengthen the vitality of local newspapers, foster the growth of aspiring journalists, and provide essential training for media professionals.
Why Support NCPF on Giving Tuesday?
Local newspapers play a crucial role in keeping our communities informed, connected, and engaged. By contributing to the North Carolina Press Foundation, you are directly supporting:
- Local Newspapers: Your donation helps sustain the heartbeat of our communities—local newspapers. In an era of rapid change, your support ensures that these publications continue to serve as reliable sources of news and information.
- Journalism Scholarships: We are committed to nurturing the next generation of journalists. Your contribution will fund scholarships for deserving students pursuing careers in journalism, empowering them to tell the stories that matter.
- Journalist Training: In a rapidly evolving media landscape, continuous training is essential. Your support enables us to provide valuable training opportunities for journalists, keeping them equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to navigate the challenges of today's media industry.
- Legal Support for Community Newspapers: A strong legal support system ensures that journalists can access public records and information vital to informing the public. Your donation helps safeguard this access, promoting transparency and accountability.
How You Can Contribute:
- Donate Online: Visit PayPal on Giving Tuesday to make a secure online donation. Every contribution, no matter the size, makes a significant impact. Or mail checks to: NCPF 5171 Glenwood Ave Suite 486 Raliegh NC 27612
- Spread the Word: Share our cause with your network. Encourage friends, family, and colleagues to join you in supporting the North Carolina Press Foundation.
This Giving Tuesday, be a champion for local journalism and help us build a stronger foundation for the future. Together, we can ensure that the vital role of local newspapers and the development of the next generation of journalists continue to thrive.
Thank you for your consideration and support. We deeply appreciate your commitment to the future of journalism in North Carolina.
Executive Director, North Carolina Press Foundation