Wow! We’re shocked and amazed to find Front Porch Forum among the dozen 2010 Knight News Challenge award winners (out of 2,400 applicants worldwide). I’m sitting at the announcement now, held at MIT in Cambridge, MA. More later. Here’s the news release, and some additional coverage in New York Times, Huffington Post, Seven Days, etc.
Thanks to FPF’s 19,000 subscribing households, to our many supporters, and to the Knight Foundation.
Here’s a video clip of the Knight News Challenge announcement (at 17:20 and at 52:25), including some images about Front Porch Forum.
And here’s a much shorter video clip about FPF from Knight…
Knight News Challenge: Front Porch Forum from Knight Foundation on Vimeo.
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Ghost of Midnight is an online journal about fostering community within neighborhoods, with a special focus on Front Porch Forum (FPF). My wife, Valerie, and I founded FPF in 2006... read more