Year Awarded

2021

Amount

$37,260

Grant Start

1/1/2021

Term (Months)

12

Priority Area

Neighborhoods

Flintside: On the Ground 2021

Genesee Chamber Foundation

Project support to the Genesee Chamber Foundation for Issue Media Group’s Flintside: On the Ground 2021 program. The On the Ground project will embed trained journalists who will work in partnership with residents to develop weekly news coverage highlighting events and the work of local individuals, businesses, and nonprofits in one north Flint neighborhood. The program will also provide training, equipment, and paid freelance opportunities through a fellowship program for neighborhood residents to write their own stories.