38 LION members selected for Sustainability Audit’s 2023 September-November cycle
Publishers will receive expert guidance and $20,000
Adding more staff isn’t the only way to lessen your workload
Four insights we took away from analyzing 100 Sustainability Audits from independent news businesses.
Meet LION’s Fall 2023 Community Ambassadors
These independent news leaders will connect with other independent publishers across the U.S.
Introducing LION’s Stages of Sustainability
Our data-informed maturity model maps the growth path of independent news businesses.
LION’s MANE: Knight invests in new local news tech infrastructure project
LION’s MANE will help small to mid-sized news businesses obtain affordable technology from leading service providers.
CalMatters CEO on Texas Tribune layoffs: ‘Growing too fast is a danger, but so is standing still.’
CalMatters CEO Neil Chase shares more context on the mechanics of nonprofit revenue forecasting and fundraising.
These 270 independent news businesses are a bright spot in Canada’s local news ecosystem
LION has identified 270 publications in Canada that are independent, digitally dominant and serving a geographically-based community or single-subject topic.
Meet the 36 news businesses selected for the Sustainability Lab: Unblocking Revenue Barriers
These publishers will receive training, coaching, and funding to overcome a specific revenue challenge.
Taking Control of Finances Through Budgeting and Forecasting
How the founder of the Clearing a New Path podcast gained confidence managing money
Reshma Kothari joins LION Publishers as our Finance & Operations Manager
Reshma will help make LION more efficient and sustainable by supporting financial management, people operations, and administration.
Meet the 74 finalists of the 2023 LION Local Journalism Awards
Meet us in Durham for the Southeast News Sustainability Meetup and LION Awards Ceremony to celebrate our finalists and winners.