In a time when there are fewer and fewer resources available, The Alexia Foundation has remained unwavering in its support of the most important photography. For many photojournalists, grants like The Alexia are a lifeline. “Without them, no work would be possible,” remarked one photographer.
You are our lifeline. We rely on your financial support to make our grants possible. Will you help us keep them going? Will you be a part of photography that drives change? Donate to The Alexia Foundation today. Continue reading →
Latin America: Stories That Drive Change is promising to be an inspiring and dynamic event. Taking place April 8 & 9 at the University of Miami School of Communication, the seminar will feature talks by the best in their fields, break-out sessions to go in-depth on areas of interest and project reviews to refine grant applications. Plus, we’ll are hosting a special reception on Saturday, April 8 where we will announce the winners of The Alexia 2017 grants.
Currently, the price to attend Latin America: Stories That Drive Change is $95. That price is only valid until this Saturday, March 25 at midnight. Register now to lock in this price. After Friday, the cost for the seminar will rise to $110. Continue reading →
Today is the last day to make a tax-deductible donation for 2016. Don’t wait. Make your donation to The Alexia Foundation now and be a part of photography that drives change and changes lives. Continue reading →
Recently, Alexia Executive Administrator Jim Dooley spoke with D.J. Clark of The University of Bolton in Beijing on the podcast Multimedia Week about the foundation and our upcoming grants.
In the podcast, Dooley speaks about some of the tremendous work The Alexia Foundation has had the opportunity to support and explains in-depth the requirements for applications. He discusses the kind of work we look to support, the way we balance our goal of supporting photojournalism with new forms of storytelling, and how to apply. Continue reading →
After a screening of The Long Night, The Blue Stocking Institute, a small collective that focuses on raising awareness about gender inequality and gender based violence, was so moved that they raised money to support The Alexia Foundation.
“We wish the Alexia Foundation all the best in the future and hope that you can continue to support artists such as Tim, and cinematic work that pushes boundaries and transcends borders,” they wrote us.
On this Giving Tuesday, we hope that if you too have been moved by one of our projects, you will give generously to The Alexia Foundation, a 501c3 organization. With your support, we can continue to make possible stories like The Long Night that drive change. Continue reading →
The Family. Life. project initiated by Syracuse University has been honored with a 2016 American Web Design Award from Graphic Design USA and with a Best of Web: 2nd Place prize from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC). Bringing together 32 schools from 16 different countries to produce work on the topic of family, Syracuse Alexia Chair Mike Davis conceived of the project and The Alexia Foundation helped support it. Continue reading →
June 13-19, The Alexia Foundation took part in the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, one of the world’s premiere celebrations of the medium. It was a tremendous chance to extend the reach of the work of our grant recipients, help education young photographers and connect to those interested in the issues and photojournalism about which we are so passionate. Continue reading →
Honoring The Alexia Foundation’s 25 year legacy of supporting documentary photojournalism worldwide and celebrating the years to come, The Alexia Foundation will be presenting the exhibition “Alexia at 25″ at LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph from June 12-June 19 in Charlottesville, Va. Continue reading →
The Alexia Foundation is pleased to welcome Mia Tramz to our Photojournalism Advisory Council (PAC). Tramz is the Senior Multimedia Editor at TIME, leading the Photo and Multimedia team on TIME.com. Continue reading →
Your contribution to The Alexia Foundation is an investment in the work of well-known photojournalists and promising students who combine the best of journalism with visual images to promote social justice in the world.