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Scripps family fund donation to support Scripps employees, communities during pandemic

CINCINNATI Employees of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) and communities where it does business in more than 40 markets across the country will benefit from a generous gift from the Scripps Family Impact Fund.

The fund is giving $1.6 million to three initiatives, including two related to the company and its foundation:

Scripps Howard Foundation announces 3 finalists for childhood literacy grant

CINCINNATI After a competitive application process, the Scripps Howard Foundation, WCPO and the Greater Cincinnati Foundation have selected three local nonprofits as finalists for a $100,000 grant to support childhood literacy initiatives in impoverished neighborhoods within the Tri-state.

The finalists are:

Scripps Howard Foundation opens application process for $100,000 literacy grant

CINCINNATIThe Scripps Howard Foundation, Greater Cincinnati Foundation and WCPO 9 On Your Side are continuing their shared efforts to address the cycle of poverty through literacy. The organizations will again leverage resources to provide a $100,000 grant to a nonprofit that supports childhood literacy in underserved neighborhoods in Greater Cincinnati.

Scripps Howard Awards entries open Dec. 1

CINCINNATIThe Scripps Howard Awards, one of the nation’s most prestigious journalism competitions, will accept entries from Dec. 1 to Feb. 7 for reporting and storytelling during 2019.

The 67th Scripps Howard Awards competition will present $170,000 in prize money for work across 16 categories. The awards will be presented on April 16, 2020, with a live show hosted by Miguel Almaguer, NBC News national correspondent.