Support Philly indy media - Technical.ly Philly

Media

Feb. 1, 2018 9:59 am

Support Philly indy media

Six outlets are teaming up to promote the importance of local news. Meet the Philadelphia Independent Media Coalition.

(Image via PIMC)

Considering the regularity with which local news sites across the country are folding, Philadelphia is fortunate to have a relatively robust ecosystem of niche newsrooms.

Six of these outlets — each offering a nuanced angle on the complexities that make Philly great — are launching a new effort today to make sure that independent media in Philadelphia remains strong.

And it starts with your support.

The Philadelphia Independent Media Coalition is a partnership among Technical.ly, Generocity, Hidden City, the Philadelphia Public School Notebook, PhillyCAM and WURD Radio. Supported by an experimentation grant from the Lenfest Institute, the goal of PIMC is to demonstrate the importance of having multiple perspectives on local news.

Become a member

The collective’s initial campaign encourages readers to share examples of important work from these independent news sites using the #SupportPHLNews hashtag. Additionally, interested parties can visit PH.LY to support one (or more) of these organizations via paid individual memberships.

Journalism is a pillar of strong, smart and vibrant cities. With your help, these Philadelphia newsrooms can continue their work of telling stories that make you a better citizen.

Thank you for your support.

-30-
LEAVE A COMMENT

Advertisement

Comcast, IBX launch joint venture to ‘remove the friction’ in healthcare

Here’s a card game for making job interviews less awkward

There’s a new way for companies to support community journalism and events at #PTW18

SPONSORED

Philly

Vistar Media’s tech stack is not for the faint-of-heart

Philadelphia

Perpay

Front-End Engineer

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Perpay

Digital Marketing Manager

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Practice

Director of Sales

Apply Now

There’s still time to join Technical.ly’s secret, members-only happy hour

Technical.ly’s guide to innovative hiring is here

5 things we learned about staying power from ad legend Joanne Harmelin

SPONSORED

Philly

Grow your small business with Salesforce at this Jan. 10 event

Philadelphia, PA

Linode

Senior Cloud Client Executive

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Practice (Instructure)

Senior Software Engineer

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Practice (Instructure)

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Apply Now

Sign-up for regular updates from Technical.ly

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!