Description:

A nonprofit, online publication dedicated to news that matters for people in our region. Our Beacon shines with quality reporting — frequently updated and featuring depth, context and continuity. We provide thoughtful discussion from many points of view and connect you with good sources of information elsewhere.

Begun:

2008

Website:http://www.stlbeacon.org/index.php
Office Location:3655 Olive St. St. Louis, MO
Structure:

501 (c)(3) organization

Founder:

Margaret Wolf Freivogel, Robert W. Duffy, Richard K. Weil

Executive Director:

Margaret Wolf Freivogel (executive editor)

Approximate number of full-time staff:

20

Number with prior professional journalism experience:

15

Annual operating budget:

$1 million

Annual salaries posted, or accessible via 990 form:

No

Editorial/ethics policy statement:

Yes

Diversity statement:

No

IRS 990 form posted on website:

Yes

Major donors disclosed:

Yes

INN Member:

Yes

Awards:

Finalist twice in the General Excellence category (micro division) in the Online Journalism Awards.

Contact:

314-535-NEWS



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