Journalism Grants

Funding For:

The Toll of Living in Pandemic America

Health Equity / Coronavirus


Fortune Media

Grant Period:

Nov 13, 2020 - Feb 28, 2022



Summary of the Project:

This project will examine how America’s health system and safety net have failed vulnerable communities and exacerbated existing disparities, through reporting in three communities to illuminate a range of experiences, including job loss, evictions, food insecurity, and local perspectives.

About the Grantee:

FORTUNE is a global media organization dedicated to helping its readers, viewers, and attendees succeed big in business through unrivaled access and best-in-class storytelling.

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