Thanks to 179 generous donors The Iowa Center for Public Affairs Journalism – Iowa Watch was able to raise $21,214 during its end-of-year News Match fund drive. Of that total, $19,021 is eligible to be matched by the Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund and MacArthur Foundation, which organized the effort for the Institute for Nonprofit News. IowaWatch is a member of the Institute for Nonprofit News, a consortium of nonprofit news organizations in the United States. The grant will be used to fund news reporting. The News Match guidelines called for matching up to $1,000 for each individual donation to IowaWatch.