Try our month by month news quiz for all journo families.06/12/2020
Test your mettle in the ultimate journalists’ quiz of the year. Set by quiz legend Peter Sands – all your news and current affairs knowledge will be needed.
Monday 21 December: Journalists’ Charity Carol Service02/12/2020
Join us for our annual Carol Service at St. Bride’s Church – this year virtually.
The choir will be as magical as ever – with a spectacular line up of readers wishing us all a very Merry Christmas kindly sponsored by Luther Pendragon
When: Monday , December 21, 2020
Press golfers host tee-rrific fundraiser30/11/2020
The Press Golfing society has raised thousands for the Journalists’ Charity despite being unable to run an actual live golf day this year. The annual event, which is normally held at the Berkshire, had to be cancelled because of Coronavirus restrictions. Not to be deterred, the golfers swapped the green for the internet, hosting an online auction which raised an impressive total – £3125 to help journalists struggling through tough times.
Top tips on managing your finances13/11/2020
Top tips on managing your finances, accessing support and making the most of your earnings – supported by Journalists’ Charity. Journalism can be a competitive industry in the best of times, but 2020 has brought unprecedented challenges. In partnership with Journalists’ Charity, WIJ hosted a panel session to discuss ways in which journalists can better manage their finances, plan for the future and get support in the turbulent months ahead.
Beat the lockdown blues – top tips for keeping motivated with Esther Rantzen05/11/2020
If you’re finding life in lockdown extra hard going – you’re not alone.
Doctors say the impact of the pandemic on the nation’s mental health is profound. As a journalist or former journalist you’re probably used to being busy with lots of interaction, so maybe you’re finding things tough, with dark nights and extra Covid restrictions compounding a feeling of isolation.
Birmingham through the lens – a JC fundraiser05/11/2020
A collection of incredible photos by long-time JC supporter ‘Bunny’ Hess is now available to buy – beautifully presented in a coffee table style book.
The images reflect a remarkable era in British history when much was happening – a great reflection of quality photo-journalism and life as it was.
Introducing The Journo Resources Fellowship Programme30/10/2020
At Journo Resources, they know how hard the COVID-19 crisis has hit the journalism industry as a whole. And, in particular, they have received dozens of messages from people about to embark on their journalism career, expressing their fears about a diminished jobs market and lack of opportunities.
Covid-19: supporting journalists through crisis12/10/2020
Since March, the Journalists’ Charity has helped hundreds of journalists whose lives have been affected by the impact of coronavirus.
At the outset of the crisis, we promised to give all applicants a rapid response to their enquiries, helping to minimise stress by allocating financial support as quickly as possible.