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The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism’s award-winning work depends upon individuals like you.

We welcome your support, whether it’s for our general operations or a targeted purpose such as the WCIJ Education Fund, to train the next generation of investigative journalists. If you wish to direct your gift to a particular area, simply indicate that when you mail us a check, or in the “comment” box of the credit card form. The Center’s Policy on Financial Support offers additional details.

Donations to the Center, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, are tax-deductible. Our fundraising policy is to publicly acknowledge all donors to protect the integrity of our journalism.

How to give online

Click one of the buttons below to make a secure donation with a credit card.

1. Make a one-time or recurring gift

2. Make a gift to the WCIJ Education Fund

The WCIJ Education Fund supports our internship program, an integral part of the Center’s award-winning collaboration with the UW-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Each internship costs about $25,000 a year to cover the intern’s pay, travel and research expenses plus supervision, editing, fact-checking, legal services, publication, marketing and distribution of news reports to news organizations across the state and nation. Learn more about the fund here.

Make a gift by mail by sending a check to:

5006 Vilas Communication Hall
821 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53706

Questions? Email Executive Director Andy Hall,, or call 608-262-3642.