Knight Foundation-Informed and Engaged Communities

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Welcome to @knightfdn, your quick look at how Knight Foundation fosters informed and engaged communities.

Conversations to strengthen local news, media and democracy: Watch the Knight Media Forum live starting now.

Announcing the inaugural Knight Public Spaces Fellowship: Nominate a leading civic innovator (including yourself) by March 22.

The battle for free speech finds a new frontline: high schools. See new research from Georgetown University’s Free Speech Tracker.

Knight made a historic, $300 million commitment to building the future of local news—and we want you to join us. Get involved.

How Miami took its place as a global arts hotspot: Knight president Alberto Ibargüen shares our arts investment strategy.

NewsMatch, an online matching-gift campaign, broke a new record in 2018, raising $7.6 million for nonprofit news orgs.