Community news ventures are here to stay
J-lab Executive Director Jan Schaffer writes about the value of community news ventures funded by New Voices. She shares findings from a j-lab report that surveyed 191 citizen media participants and conducted in-depth interviews of the founders of 31 Web sites.
Read the article, as published in Winter 2007 Neiman Reports.
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New Research & Recommendations
This report (PDF 3.8MB) offers guidance for community organizations and those who fund social change in how best to harness the power of local media-making for community health improvement. Spanish-language version is now available. Una versión en español de este informe esta en la web.