Journalism Grants

Funding For:

The Raising of America Documentary Series

Maternal and Child Health


Resolution, Inc. dba California Newsreel

Grant Period:

Jan 01, 2014 - Oct 31, 2015



Summary of the Project:

A NIHCM Foundation Journalism Grant is supporting the national public engagement campaign for The Raising of America documentary series. The Raising of America is the first national, fully integrated media-public engagement project that aims to reframe the way Americans look at early child health and development.

About the Grantee:

California Newsreel produces and distributes cutting edge social justice films that inspire, educate and engage audiences. Founded in 1968, Newsreel is the oldest non-profit, social issue documentary film center in the country, the first to marry media production and contemporary social movements.

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