Our work is made possible by a range of philanthropic partners who care deeply about the role journalism plays in advancing a free, open society for all people. GroundTruth donors include private companies, public foundations, family foundations, and everyday people who believe in the power of reporting on the ground. Here’s who powers our work (organized by lifetime giving):

$5M+

The Knight Foundation


$1M – $5M

The Blake Family Trust 

Facebook Journalism Project   

The Ford Foundation

MacArthur Foundation

Spring Point

Natasha and Dirk Ziff


$500,000 – $999,999

The Joyce Foundation

Open Hands Initiative

The David & Lucile Packard Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Craig Newmark Philanthropies


$250,000 – $499,999

Robin D’Alessandro

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

Nancy and Richard Friedman

Google News Initiative

Heising-Simmons Foundation

Jonathan Logan Family Foundation

Henry Luce Foundation

The Tow Foundation

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Henry L. Kimelman Family Foundation


$250,000 – $499,999

Robin D’Alessandro

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

Nancy and Richard Friedman

Google News Initiative

Heising-Simons Foundation

Jonathan Logan Family Foundation

Henry Luce Foundation

The Tow Foundation

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Henry L. Kimelman Family Foundation


$100,000 – $249,999

Evelyn Y. Davis Foundation

Further Forward Foundation

Leon Levy Foundation

The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation

Ethics & Excellence Journalism Foundation

Galloway Family Foundation

LOR Foundation

Northwell Health

Select Equity

Jesse and Betsy Fink

Susie Trees

The Wunderkinder Foundation

Roger Greene


$50,000 – $99,999

Annenberg Foundation

Linda Mason and Roger Brown

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

The Lenfest Institute

McClatchy Foundation

David Murphy

Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation

Santa Fe Community Foundation  

Solutions Journalism Network

GBH

Bildner Charitable Trust

Newman’s Own

Swartz Foundation

Democracy Fund

Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation


$5,000 – $49,000

  • Amy and James Ramsey
  • Barinaga Goodman Fund
  • Arthur Blank Foundation
  • Battery Foundation
  • The Briar Foundation
  • Chicken and Egg Pictures
  • Maria Cuomo Cole and Kenneth Cole
  • Correspondents Fund
  • EOS Foundation
  • David Feinberg and Marina Kalb
  • David and Nina Fialkow
  • Fledgling Fund
  • James W. Foley Legacy Foundation
  • Harbus Foundation
  • Iger Bay Foundation
  • Kendeda Fund
  • Mass Humanities
  • New England International Donors
  • Newspapers of New England
  • Orbis Investments
  • Park Foundation
  • David Parker and Janet Tiampo
  • Robert Weintraub Household
  • Salem Award Foundation
  • Select Equity Foundation
  • Stanislaus Community Foundation
  • Susan Crown Exchange
  • Ann Davis Vaughan
  • Bloomberg
  • Janet Clark
  • Lucky Dog Too Fund
  • Marie Colvin Memorial Fund
  • Ed O’Neill
  • Kings Bowl America
  • Research Triangle
  • TTEC Perception
  • Miami Foundation via NewsMatch
  • Christopher Barry
  • Anonymous

Report for America Local Newsroom Supporters ($5,000+)

  • Akron Community Foundation
  • Ameren Corporation
  • Anonymous Household
  • Anonymous Household
  • Asian Pacific Community Fund of Southern CA
  • Audrey and Courtney Moe Charitable Fund
  • Blue Grass Community Foundation
  • Cleveland Foundation
  • Desert Hot Springs Historical Society
  • Facebook
  • GAR Foundation
  • Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
  • HealthForward Foundation
  • Robert Hewitt Jr.
  • Hudson Webber Foundation
  • Innovia Foundation
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Mississippi Power
  • New Mexico Local News Fund
  • National Geographic Partners
  • North Carolina Community Foundation
  • North Carolina Local News Lab
  • North Texas Community Foundation
  • North Valley Community Foundation
  • Pamela Ann Wickham
  • Phyllis Ponder Keller
  • Quinn Family Foundation
  • Rick and Beverly Fetterman
  • Sierra Health Foundation
  • South Point Capital
  • Steans Family Foundation
  • The Meadows Foundation
  • Vital Projects Fund
  • Youngstown Area Jewish Federation