Unlocking global access: Meet the Gateway Grantees strengthening democracy through the power of documents
Today, the MuckRock Foundation is announcing five new recipients of Gateway Grants, which include a mix of financial, technical and editorial support for projects that support and strengthen transparency and access around the world.
Your MuckRock account now lets you do even more thanks to the launch of Big Local News’ Agenda Watch, which helps you monitor and explore public meetings data around the country.
Access to reliable information powers civic health and strong democracy, whether in shaping governmental response to global events or helping communities invest in a better tomorrow by understanding the impacts of budget and policy choices.
We want to fund your projects to analyze, publish and preserve the documents needed for an informed world
When an agency’s records department sends responses via the postal service (affectionately known as snail mail), those communications, including acknowledgment letters, status updates and responsive documents, come to us for processing. That address is changing for the first since in 8 years, but we’re working to ensure a smooth transition.