Rewards

Monthly email updates: Indy editor Justin Brake will keep you informed on how The Independent is doing from an editorial standpoint. His monthly emails may include reflections on recently-published articles, invitations for input regarding issues The Independent is considering covering, or hints at stories already in the works. (Available to all monthly donors.)

Website Thank-You: We will thank you on a special page on TheIndependent.ca where we will list all of those who help sustain The Independent with a monthly donation.

Thank-you Card: A card thanking you for your part in building The Independent; it will feature one of the best photographs published on TheIndependent.ca in 2016. NOTE: For subscriptions purchased as gifts, thank-you cards will be addressed to the person receiving your gift subscription. (Available to $5, $10, $25, $50, $100, and $500 /month donors.)

Indy Postcards: Pack of 12 postcards featuring images from protests and other newsworthy grassroots events in Newfoundland and Labrador between 2012 and 2016.

Book: Independent columnist Jon Parsons’ new book “Everyday Dissent: Politics and Resistance in Newfoundland and Labrador” is a “pastiche of journalism, polemic, manifesto, satire, and creative writing surveying the tumultuous years leading up to the #NLRising movement…”

T-shirts: Make more than a fashion statement in one of these ethically made and locally printed black tees featuring The Independent’s logo across the front. They are currently available in unisex and women’s fit, in most sizes. (Available to $25, $50, $100, and $500 /month donors.)

Annual Special Event: Each year The Independent will host an event in St. John’s to celebrate independent journalism in Newfoundland and Labrador and thank those who make it possible. (Available to $50, $100, and $500 /month donors.)

Skype or conference call: Independent reporter/editor Justin Brake will join you (and your group or organization, if you wish) by phone or Skype for a half hour to discuss The Independent’s work and independent journalism in N.L. (Available to $50, $100 and $500 /month donors.)

Speaking Engagement: An Independent editor or board member will speak at your community event regarding The Independent’s work and the role and importance of independent journalism. Any substantial travel costs will have to be covered by the sustainer or their organization. (Available to $100 /month donors.)

Customized Workshop: Independent reporter/editor Justin Brake will lead a workshop related to independent media and journalism and customized to your individual or group’s interests. The time, place and details of the event should be arranged at least two months prior to the event. (Available to $500 /month donors.)