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Knight Foundation  Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, engage communities and foster the arts.

"My big idea for the arts was to bring my podcast to a live show in #Detroit...my city, home." —@shannoncason shares his experience as a former #knightarts Challenge winner.
#art #artistsoninstagram #detroitart #detroitartists #theater #music #painting #visualart #dance #streetart #creative #podcast #community

FYI—Anyone can enter our #knightarts Challenge in #Detroit to bring their arts idea to life. Yes, anyone! We have just 3 rules... 1) The idea is about the arts 🎨 2) The project takes place in or benefits #Detroit 🎼 3) You find other funding to match Knight's grant 💃🏿 Apply before May 19: knightfoundation.org/detroitarts
#knightarts #art #artistsoninstagram #detroitart #detroitartists #theater #music #painting #visualart #dance #streetart #creative

While Twitter and other social platforms have allowed media outlets to connect with wider audiences, they’ve also created an environment in which some communities feel exploited by journalists. Leaders from the field share seven ways to fix the broken dynamic between journalism and diverse communities on knightblog.org. Link in bio. #twitterandnews #twitter #trust #diversity #inclusion

Hey, #SanJose! Did you know the City of San Jose is exploring ways to make downtown more bicycle friendly? Take this quick survey and give your #opinion on San Jose's streets and bike routes: kng.ht/sjbikesurvey 🚲
#knightcities #survey #bike #commute #bicycle

In 2017, we announced winners of the Prototype Fund--20 ideas that would undergo nine months of human-centered design training and develop projects to tackle the spread of misinformation online. For the past two days, they brainstormed and demoed their projects at a special pre-conference at #ISOJ2018. See what they've learned and join the International Symposium on Online Journalism live at isoj.org #journalism #fakenews #isoj #prototype #hcd #prototypefund

Thanks to the #Miami leaders who shared their ideas and expertise on how to protect and promote our city's growing entrepreneurial ecosystem! Tell us your thoughts at these upcoming events→ kng.ht/knightmiami18 #knightcities #entrepreneur #innovation #city #sustainable

What’s the truth about @facebook’s role in American #elections and democracy? A new independent #research initiative (supported by Knight, the Hewlett Foundation and others) aims to find out: kng.ht/FBdemocracy
#facebook #socialmedia #truth #america #politics #freeandfair

In a digital-first world, viewers often come to broadcasts already knowing the day’s headlines. How are local TV news leaders innovating? Our latest research explores. Head to kng.ht/tvnewsreport for more.
#localnews #local #tv #digitalfirst

Our latest Gallup-Knight survey about #freespeech on college campuses reveals a web of contradictions. So, what does it all mean? Read this former #newspaper publisher + university president's take: https://kng.ht/isenbergfreespeech

#college #protest #resist #research #students

“We want to be catalytic funders & ensure our ideas are organic to the communities we’re investing in.” -New #Miami Program Director Raul Moas speaking with change-makers & innovators at @NewCoMiami

#knightcities #NewCoMiami #innovation #entrepreneur #business #leaders #future #technology

Researchers from @harvardgsd are teaming up with #Miami leaders & residents to develop innovative solutions for local challenges—like housing, transportation and sea level rise. See plans for the new, 3-year study: kng.ht/gsdstudy
#knightcities #harvard #harvardgsd #architecture #sustainable #cities #innovation #urbanscape

Do you have a bold idea to make your city a more vibrant place to live and work? Suze Guillaume did: As an @880citiesorg fellow, she created a library pop-up to promote public spaces + community engagement in #Miami. Read her story & APPLY to fund your idea by April 2→ kng.ht/blitpopup
#k880champs #knightcities #community #city #beyondliteracy #ideas #innovation #books @beyondliteracypopup 📷: Suze Guillaume & Angelica Walker

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