Member benefits

Why you should become a LION Publisher

LION memberships start at $50/year for Aspiring Entrepreneur membership and range from $150–$250/year depending on the size of your organization. Learn more here, and apply here.

Current LION Member Organization/Aspiring Entrepreneur Benefits

  • Access to the LIONs Den, a private members-only Facebook group (Request to join this group through Facebook and we’ll add you!)
  • Access to the News Entrepreneur Slack Community, a private members-only Slack group. 
  • Eligibility to apply for the annual LION Local Journalism Awards (details here) or for Aspiring Entrepreneurs, eligibility to apply for Aspiring Entrepreneur of the Year Award (details here
  • Free services through Cloudflare’s Project Galileo that provide increased security and performance of your website
  • Access to LION Lessons, monthly Zoom calls featuring LION members and other experts 
  • Discounted rate for our annual LION summit
  • Members with under 200,000 monthly unique visitors gain access to Local Media Consortium membership perks, including shared resources, webinars, and access to their discounted partnership arrangements with popular service providers.

Sound good? Apply today.