Programs

[vc_row fullwidth=”true” fullwidth_content=”false” animation=”fade-in” css=”.vc_custom_1485587178584{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;background-image: url(//www.lenfestinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/lenfest_program.jpg?id=286) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}” el_class=”internal-slider”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1485501689534{padding-right: 15px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}”][vc_empty_space height=”148px” el_class=”bnr_space_inr”][vc_custom_heading text=”PROGRAMS” font_container=”tag:h3|font_size:60|text_align:left|color:%23ffffff” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” el_class=”mid-caption” css=”.vc_custom_1485587206585{padding-right: 50px !important;padding-left: 50px !important;}”][vc_empty_space height=”150px” el_class=”bnr_space_inr”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row fullwidth=”true” fullwidth_content=”false” el_class=”top_30 prg_sec “][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1486468847348{padding-right: 50px !important;padding-left: 50px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”r2-line”][/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”what we do” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left|color:%2311151c” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1486559106907{padding-right: 50px !important;padding-left: 50px !important;}” el_class=”prg_hd1″][vc_row_inner is_fullwidth_content=”false” el_class=”content-div” css=”.vc_custom_1486469684103{padding-right: 50px !important;padding-left: 50px !important;}”][vc_column_inner el_class=”member-image” width=”1/3″][vc_column_text el_class=”img-detail”]The Lenfest Institute for Journalism is dedicated to supporting sustainable business models for local journalism. The Institute serves as a nexus of superior technology acumen, successful entrepreneurship, best-of-breed academic resources, business expertise and a commitment to great local and metropolitan journalism.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text el_class=”img-detail”]Through grant-making and program activities, the Institute provides both financial resources and hands-on expertise to individuals and organizations seeking to help invent the future of sustainable local journalism.

 

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text el_class=”img-detail”]The foundation of the Institute’s mission is that a strong and free press provides critical accountability for individuals, government and corporations in power. We believe that nowhere is this role more important – or more threatened – than at the local level. This vision is shared by leaders throughout the community and across the country who believe in the power and impact of great local and metropolitan journalism.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height=”15px”][vc_column_text el_class=”r2-line_sub”][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”r3-line”][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row fullwidth=”true” fullwidth_content=”false” css=”.vc_custom_1486475001968{border-top-width: 0px !important;}” el_class=”prg_sec”][vc_column][vc_row_inner is_fullwidth_content=”false”][vc_column_inner][vc_empty_space height=”50px” el_class=”abt_space1 dd_space2″][vc_column_text el_class=”r4-line”][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1486475812556{padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}” el_class=”prg_sec”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1485579918579{padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”The Institute:” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:left|color:%2311151c” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1486571983834{padding-right: 15px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”li-style”]

  • Supports grant-making initiatives, residencies and innovation programs devoted to creating new business models for sustainable local and metropolitan journalism
  • Invests in new platforms and technologies to engage new audiences and create new revenues for local news
  • Provides expert resources to news organizations as they continue to evolve and incorporate emerging digital technologies
  • Supports collaboration between news organizations, civic organizations and technology resources to advance the development of the local news ecosystem

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text el_class=”r6_line”][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1486475010575{border-top-width: 5px !important;border-right-width: 5px !important;border-bottom-width: 5px !important;border-left-width: 5px !important;padding-top: 50px !important;padding-right: 25px !important;padding-bottom: 50px !important;padding-left: 25px !important;border-left-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;}” el_class=”prg_sec” id=”prg_pop”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”LEARN MORE ABOUT FUTURE GRANT OPPORTUNITIES” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center|color:%2311151c” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text align=”center”]Learn more and sign up to be notified when we announce new funding programs that support bold projects aiming to reshape local news and information.[/vc_column_text][mk_button dimension=”outline” corner_style=”rounded” size=”large” url=”https://www.lenfestinstitute.org/subscribe/” target=”_blank” align=”center” margin_bottom=”0″ margin_right=”0″]SIGN UP[/mk_button][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1486475010575{border-top-width: 5px !important;border-right-width: 5px !important;border-bottom-width: 5px !important;border-left-width: 5px !important;padding-top: 50px !important;padding-right: 25px !important;padding-bottom: 50px !important;padding-left: 25px !important;border-left-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #f6f4f3 !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;}” el_class=”prg_sec” id=”prg_pop”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”GET INVOLVED” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center|color:%2311151c” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text align=”center”]Learn more about how you can help preserve great, local journalism. For more information, please contact us by phone, email or mail.[/vc_column_text][mk_button dimension=”outline” corner_style=”rounded” size=”large” align=”center” margin_bottom=”0″ margin_right=”0″ el_class=”about-ctnbtn”]CONTACT US[/mk_button][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row el_class=”prg_sec”][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”” el_class=”top_80″][/vc_column][/vc_row]