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Bringing Neighborhood News Back by Block Club Chicago

A project in Chicago, IL by Block Club Chicago
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Block Club Chicago is a nonprofit neighborhood news site started by former editors and reporters at DNAinfo Chicago. We're back!
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Backers: 2536
Average Daily Pledges: $7,917
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funding: $142,514 of $25,000
Dates: Feb 6th -> Mar 8th (30 days)
Project By: Block Club Chicago
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Last Updated: 29 minutes ago

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Latest News

5 Things You Should Know About Block Club Chicago

February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, lovely humans.  It's been a minute since we've updated because we have been BUSY. The interest in Block Club Chicago blew us away, and had us running around to city to talk about it to anyone who will listen!  We're trying to keep our eyes... (Read More)

DNAinfo to Become Block Club Chicago With Immense Support

February 10th - via: guardianlv.com
A few months after Chicago news specialist DNAinfo’s website was taken offline, Chicago journalists came together to form Block Club Chicago. The site is boosted by blockchain and supported by subscriptions. (Read More)

What ‘No Story Is Too Small’ Really Means To Us

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy snow day, Chicago!  Dogs enjoy the snow day in Wicker Park. Photo: Alisa Hauser Before the weekend hits, we wanted to take a moment to thank you for all your support  and share a really great post from one of our reporters about the impact... (Read More)

You Just Helped Us Hire Another Reporter

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU, CHICAGO. You are incredible. We are all blown away by your support and kind words. Obviously, every dime we make will go into covering the city's neighborhoods, so please keep spreading the word! We'll keep you... (Read More)

WE'RE NOT CRYING YOU'RE CRYING

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, y'all. We are completely in awe of the support we've received this morning. Further proof that this city is the best city on the planet.  We've already surpassed our goal which is AMAZING, but we are excited to keep this thing going, so please... (Read More)

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