Programs and Events
Three things LIONs love about their Sustainability Audits
And why you should apply for a holistic assessment of your news business.
Apply for the 2023 LION Publishers Local Journalism Awards
Winners will be celebrated with $55,000 in cash prizes during an in-person ceremony in Durham, North Carolina.
Four lessons for every independent news leader from the 2022 GNI Startups Labs
By taking small-but-strategic steps, Lab participants moved the needle toward sustainability
LION to host regional News Sustainability Meetups in Mississippi and North Carolina in 2023
LION will host its next larger-scale conference for publishers across the U.S. and Canada in 2024.
LION will offer coaching to Canadian members at no cost through April
Sign up now to get guidance and support for your news business.
What our independent news experts learned from auditing 75 news businesses
Takeaways from the LION-GNI Sustainability Audits and Funding program
3 takeaways from the inaugural Independent News Sustainability Summit
Why we’re still buzzing after our three days together in Austin.
Meet the winners of the 2022 LION Local Journalism Awards
The LION Awards celebrate sustainable businesses and journalistic excellence in independent online news.
Meet the 16 news businesses selected for the 2022 GNI Startups Labs on Planning for Revenue Growth
These publishers will receive training, coaching and funding to support strategic revenue generation.
These 16 news businesses will join our 2022 GNI Startups Labs on Building and Managing a Team
The cohort of publishers will focus on how to support their most important investment: their people.
Announcing the 16 news businesses selected for the 2022 GNI Startups Lab on Managing Money and Risk
These publishers will receive training, coaching and funding to support financial planning and risk management.
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