Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

You are viewing 37—48 of 339 results.

Flagstaff Emergency Information Source

To ensure that residents are prepared for and quickly recover from wildfires, floods, hazmat incidents and disasters, the Arizona Community Foundation will help Flagstaff’s two largest news organizations provide better real-time information. 

Hot Topics Artist Series

To share the work of dynamic, national visual artists by hosting "Hot Topic," an ongoing lecture series.

Civic Data Challenge

To provide cash prizes to the winners of the National Conference on Citizenship's Civic Data Challenge, which is co-sponsored by Knight

PolicyMic

PolicyMic is an online media network that redefines engagement with the news. On PolicyMic, the more you respond to articles, share your ideas, and accumulate credibility from others, the more you'll be able to do and say. PolicyMic has built a unique, dynamic, growing community with diverse political viewpoints that encourages ongoing discussion and engagement.

Captricity

Captricity is an award-winning cloud-based service that turns paper information into digital data more easily, quickly, and cheaply than existing alternatives. The company was founded in 2011 by Kuang Chen and Jeff J. Lin. For more information, please visit http://captricity.com/press-center.

Civic Health Index and SOTC research

To explore the connections between the Knight "Soul of the Community" findings on community attachment and the findings of the Civic Health Index that civic engagement leads to economic resiliency

NJ Spotlight

To expand coverage in an online statewide policy news site, the Community Foundation of New Jersey will help NJ Spotlight increase its health-care coverage and build an online discussion platform. 

Girls Who Code

To help address the shortage of women in the technology field by deploying a new program in Detroit, Miami and San Jose to encourage girls (ages 13-17) to build their skills and seek opportunities in technology

SuperPACapp

To create an application that provides instant information on political advertisements run by third-party groups, including finance and organizational data

37—48 of 339 results