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Thank you to our generous funders for supporting our mission! 

American Journalism Project
Yellowchair Foundation
Democracy Fund
McArthur Foundation

Song Foundation
Skillman Foundation
Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative
The Henry Luce Foundation

Ford Foundation
Arnold Ventures
Borealis Philanthropy
Facebook Journalism Project*
Walton Family Foundation*

SE MI Comm Foundation

Report for America
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Google News Initiative
The Miami Foundation
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan*
ProPublica Local Reporting Network*
Scripps Howard Foundation*

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