The Maryland | Delaware | DC Press Foundation is a tax-deductible organization created in 1998 by the MDDC Press Association to enhance news journalism in Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia. It is incorporated in Maryland as an exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
The Foundation’s current activities focus on young journalists through its Reese Cleghorn Internship Program and the Michael S. Powell High School Journalist Scholarship. Please help support young journalists with your tax-deductible gift to the Foundation.
Our trustees represent news organizations and journalism education institutions throughout our region. They bring vast experience in various forms of communication and the many disciplines involved in producing outstanding journalism. They share the Foundation’s mission and values and its commitment to local news coverage.
Greg Conderacci, Good Ground Consulting LLC
Lucy Dalglish, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland
Chris Eddings, The Daily Record – Retired
Jacqueline Jones, Dept. of Multimedia Journalism, Morgan State University
Martin Kaiser, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland
Gracie Lawson-Borders, Ph.D., Cathy Hughes School of Communications, Howard University
Allison Taylor Levine, Delaware Community Foundation
Ann Lolordo, JHPIEGO, Director of Global Engagement and Communications
Carol Melamed, The Washington Post – Retired
John J. Oliver, Jr., The AFRO-American Newspapers, Publisher Emeritus
Glenn Proctor, Richmond Times-Dispatch – Retired
Carol Ann Riordan, American Press Institute – Retired
Nathan E. Siegel, Davis Wright Tremaine
Ginger Thompson, ProPublica, Chief of Correspondents
William L. Winter, Ph.D., The American Press Institute - Retired
Rebecca Snyder, Executive Director
Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Foundation
P.O. Box 26214, Baltimore, MD 21210