The Nonprofit Investigative Journalism Network, INN is adding news organizations.
INVESTIGATIVE NEWS NETWORK DOUBLES MEMBERSHIP IN ONE YEAR
51 Nonprofit News Organizations Now Form Powerful Network
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Washington, DC, October 29, 2010 – With the addition of four news organizations this week, the Investigative News Network (INN) is now an alliance of 51 nonprofit news organizations located across the U.S. and Canada, CEO Kevin Davis said today.
Speaking at the Online News Association annual conference, Davis said INN has effectively doubled its membership since it was formed last year during a meeting in Pocantico, N.Y.
Initially funded by four foundations and a major philanthropist, INN pool resources among its members, widens distribution of their work, works on sustainable business models, and fosters the highest quality investigative journalism.
“The INN train has left the station,” said Davis, who joined INN in June. “We are moving into the next phase of development, focused on innovation in production and publishing of content, and generating a sustainable revenue stream for our members.”