FAQ: New Donor Bonus (2022)

What is the New Donor Bonus?

The New Donor Bonus is awarded to newsrooms for attracting new donors. Any participating newsroom, regardless of size, that secures at least 100 first-time donors between Nov. 1 to Dec. 31, 2022, will receive a bonus award of $1,000.

What newsrooms are eligible for this bonus?

Any newsroom, regardless of size, is eligible to receive this bonus if they secure 100 new donors during the campaign period.

What do I need to report to qualify for this bonus?

Any newsrooms interested in receiving the bonus will be required to complete the NewsMatch reporting process as part of the INN Index and verify the number of new donors that contributed to your 2022 campaign.