Hurricane Sandy Relief
Damage to New Jersey from Hurricane
Sandy has been well documented by national media.
But one of the stories not being told is the
hardship suffered by many newspaper
publishers in New Jersey who have served their
communities for years, delivering essential news and
information to their readers. Another untold story is
the generosity of newspaper people helping others to
cope with this disaster.
Newspapers across our state face severe damage to
their offices and loss of equipment. Some newspaper
employees have lost homes and personal belongings or
suffered major damage. Despite this, they have produced
outstanding hurricane coverage.
New Jersey Press Association – through New Jersey
Press Foundation, our philanthropic arm – has
established a fund to help distressed publishers.
To apply for relief
NJPA member newspapers that have experienced property
or loss due to Hurricane Sandy may apply for help
NJPF Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund.
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