The water is at the curb, then the doorstep, then inside the shop.
Your staff is determined to put out the paper anyway. By the end of the day, you realize you are running for your lives.
It could happen to anyone. It DID happen in Texas. Community newspapers are fighting to survive Hurricane Harvey.
PLEASE HELP THEM. DONATE TO the National Newspaper Association Foundation. Funds will be devoted to public service messages in the affected newspapers about the importance of an informed public during a catastrophe. Help them help their readers.
Thank you to all the first- responders, including journalists.
The National Newspaper Association Foundation (NNAF) is the educational arm of the National Newspaper Association (NNA). Its mission is to promote news literacy, protect the First Amendment, and enhance the quality, role and capabilities of community newspapers and community journalists. Donations are tax-deductible.