Programs and Events
Introducing the 24 news businesses in our second Google News Initiative Startups Boot Camp
We’ll help these teams launch publications that directly meet their audience’s needs, particularly in underserved communities
These 12 LION members will receive funding and training for a new hire focused on generating revenue
Meet the first cohort for the LION-Facebook Revenue Growth Fellowship
Book a revenue consultation with LION Revenue Coach Penda Howell
For the next four weeks, Penda is opening up his calendar to speak with members about revenue.
I want to help you launch a digital news site in eight weeks
Apply for the GNI Startups Boot Camp by August 1
Want to launch a news startup? Apply for our second annual GNI Startups Boot Camp
Last year, we created the Google News Initiative Startups Boot Camp to support aspiring news entrepreneurs across North America.
Apply for our News Revenue Fellowship to hire a revenue-generating role for your independent news business
The independent news industry needs a better infrastructure to train and support staff in revenue-generating roles.
Ten news businesses we’re supporting on the path to sustainability with our GNI Startups Lab
LION Publishers and the Google News Initiative are delighted to announce the cohort for the…
Ready to launch your own independent news business? The Tiny News Collective can help.
A fast track to news entrepreneurship for first-time founders who are underrepresented in media It’s…
The LION News Revenue Fellowship: Direct funding for members to hire revenue-generating roles
Independent news businesses, which operate with very lean teams and whose founders often specialize in…
Nonprofit or for-profit — which model is right for your news organization?
Block Club Chicago and The PLUG are independent digital news organizations in the U.S. that produce mission-driven journalism,…
Announcing the GNI Startups Lab: Helping independent digital news publishers work toward sustainability
If you’re an independent digital news publisher, you probably know what it’s like to draft…