EHRP-Funded Pieces Score Four LA Press Club Awards Nominations

Three EHRP-supported stories scored a total of four nominations for the L.A. Press Club’s SoCal Journalism Awards, the organization announced on July 6. Annabelle Gurwitch earned a nomination for best columnist in a newspaper with over 50,000 circulation for “They were homeless. I took them in. Would you?” (co-published with the Los Angeles Times), while Amy DePaul, Rian Dundon, and Gema Galiana were recognized in the News Feature – General News category for “Honoring the Workers Killed on the Job” (co-published with In These Times).

Eric Pape netted two nominations for “Scared to Death: Immigrants in Need of Health Care Face Perilous Choices” (co-published with Truthout and Capital & Main) — one for minority/immigration reporting and another for medical/health reporting.

View the entire list of nominees here.

Save An Endangered Species: Journalists

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports independent journalists so they can create gripping stories which often counter the typical disparaging narratives about inequality. This high-quality journalism is then co-published with mainstream media outlets mobilizing readers to address systemic economic hardship.

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