California Watch

TaglineA watchdog for the Golden State
Year Founded2009
Type or CoverageInvestigative
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesDonations
Revenue SourcesGrants
Institutional SupportHewlett Foundation
Institutional SupportKnight Foundation
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Staff Size (Business)6-10
Staff Size (Editorial)11-20
Active VolunteersNone
AffiliationsCenter for Investigative Reporting The Bay Citizen James Irvine Foundation The California Endowment
Mappin LocationBerkeley - California
Principal StaffMark Katches
DescriptionIn less than two years California Watch has become a force in American journalism distributing its content to over eighty different publications and operating with the biggest investigative team in the state. Launched in 2009 as a facet of the Center for Investigative Reporting California Watch dedicates itself to “high-impact reporting” on health education ecology politics and public safety. [Profile updated December 18 2012]
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