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Giving Light.
Changing Lives.

The Scripps Howard Foundation strives to create a better-informed world through journalism education and childhood literacy.

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The Scripps Howard Foundation Is Lighting The Way For A Better Tomorrow.

The Scripps Howard Foundation is the philanthropic arm of The E.W. Scripps Company. In partnership with the company and the Scripps and Howard families, we are dedicated to bringing about a fully informed world by advancing journalism education, improving childhood literacy and giving back to the communities we call home.

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Our nationally recognized journalism education programs bridge the classroom and the newsroom, grounding journalists in time-honored values and skills, while preparing them for the future of journalism.

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Childhood Literacy

Through targeted grantmaking, partnerships and storytelling, the Foundation mobilizes communities around key issues, focusing on childhood literacy.

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