COVID-19 Local News Fund


Due to the coronavirus pandemic’s economic impact, many local news organizations nationwide have suffered from a decline in ad revenue. Luckily, help is available.

The Local Media Association has started a COVID-19 Local News Fund. The fund is designed to “inspire donations that fund the work of journalists and news operations in your communities,” according to LMA’s website.

Former VP of News and Digital at Hearst CT Matt DeRienzo is listed as a consultant for LMA and had this to share on Twitter:

For more information, including upcoming informational webinars, visit the LMA site.