Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Breaking the Silence: Innovative Approaches to Suicide Prevention

Behavioral Health


The Oregonian/Oregon Live

Grant Period:

Dec 02, 2019 - Jun 30, 2021



Summary of the Project:

A keystone piece of a statewide media partnership called #BreakingTheSilence, which is now in its second year, this reporting project will explore innovative, community-led approaches to suicide prevention with national significance.

About the Grantee:

The Oregonian/Oregon Live is the largest newsroom in Oregon with a track record of journalistic excellence, including eight Pulitzer Prizes and numerous other national awards. Carol Cruzan Morton, the primary reporter, is an independent journalist.

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