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NUJ Extra, the union’s welfare charity, and the George Viner Memorial Fund (GVMF), which provides bursaries to journalism students from Black and ethnic minority backgrounds, each received £7,000.
The union’s welfare charity is launching a third wave of support for NUJ members who have suffered lost work livelihoods as a result of Covid-19 and lockdowns. It has committed to providing funding until the end of the government’s roadmap, which runs to 21 June.
This edition is dominated by the impact of the coronavirus crisis on the media, how journalists are working through it, and what the union is trying to do to strengthen the industry.
The union's hardship fund's trustees thanks all those who have donated in response to the Covid-19 crisis – £30,000 has been raised but more is needed.