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Colorado Freedom of Information Coalition

$20,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support coalition building, dissemination, and exploration of student/public-friendly lesson plans for a new online “Guide to Colorado’s Sunshine Laws” and to develop guidelines


Water Education Colorado

$5,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support a water journalism fellowship in partnership with the Colorado Media Project (CMP) and Colorado News Collaborative (COLab). The total grant amount for


Colorado Community Media

$750,000 | Awarded: 2021

Colorado Community Media (CCM) is a profitable, family-owned chain of 22 weekly newspapers, two monthlies, and 23 websites serving the suburban and exurban Denver