To support the national funders collaboration on workforce development for low-income workers and to support planning grants for seven Knight communities to respond to a competitive request for proposal process from the same funders collaborative
To teach citizens how to shoot news video, upload it to a blog and share it with others
To educate world press-freedom organizations about governmental threats to Internet communication through a conference at UNESCO's Paris headquarters, Feb. 15-16, 2007, titled: New Media: The Press Freedom Dimension
To increase transparency in New Orleans, The Lens, a nonprofit, public-interest newsroom, will collect all public contracts in the city and make them fully searchable and publicly available.
For the expansion of the Reach Out and Dance (ROAD) program in the Akron Public Schools
To support earthquake relief efforts in Miami's Haitian community through basic needs and food bank assistance
To support the production of the Fifth Annual Akron Hip-Hop Showcase, a beloved community event, offering authentic, hands-on arts enrichment and youth development programming
To continue J-Lab's programs at American University in 2011, including the Knight-Batten Awards
To create a prototype version of Sitegeist Health, an application to present health data in a localized, accessible format.
To endow a Knight Chair in Sports Journalism and Society
To provide educational opportunities to students by supporting Elevate Miami, a program that will secure computers for every sixth grader in the city of Miami
To create BorderZine, a bilingual online news magazine, to train Latino journalism students nationwide