Emergency financial assistance program for journalists
Press Freedom Defense Fund launches new relief fund for journalists who continue to be impacted by COVID-19 pandemic
First Look Media
The Press Freedom Defense Fund (PFDF), a program of First Look Media, is launching a $200,000 emergency financial assistance program for journalists as the Covid-19 pandemic’s economic fallout continues to deepen across the country, devastating the ability of reporters to fulfill their public mission in these historic times. Cash assistance up to $1,500 will be provided in two or more waves, beginning in July, to help deal with the dire financial conditions facing so many journalists today. Find out more.