Circle of Support

The Lens is the only reader-supported, nonprofit newsroom that focuses exclusively on public-policy issues facing New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. With the support of readers like you, we provide thoughtfully researched articles, data and documents. We aim to foster transparent, accountable and engaged government.

Founder's Circle

Three-year commitment

Editor's Circle

Three-year commitment

Chairman's Circle

Three-year commitment

Benefits

The Lens’ Circle of Support is a group of motivated, civically engaged residents who commit to giving at least $1,000 a year for three years. This helps to make The Lens sustainable for the long term, ensuring that it can continue to explore public-policy issues in-depth for years to come.

Founder's Circle

Three-year commitment

$84 - $208 monthly $1,000 - $2,499 annually
Content Benefits

Newsletter

Founders's Letter

Access Benefits

In-person events

Anniversary recognition celebration

Advisory council

Speakers Bureau

Recognition Benefits

Social media

Website

At events

Editor's Circle

Three-year commitment

$209 - $416 monthly $2,500 - $4,999 annually
Content Benefits

Newsletter

Founder's Letter

Editor's Letter

Access Benefits

In-person events

Anniversary recognition celebration

Advisory council

Speakers Bureau

Lunch with editor or reporter

Recognition Benefits

Social media

Website

At events

Chairman's Circle

Three-year commitment

$417 or more monthly $5,000 or more annually
Content Benefits

Newsletter

Founder's Letter

Editor's Letter

Chairman's Letter

Access Benefits

In-person events

Anniversary recognition celebration

Advisory council

Speakers Bureau

Lunch with editor or reporter

Shadow a reporter

Recognition Benefits

Social media

Website

At events

Have a question?

Anne Mueller

Development director

(504) 258-1624

amueller@thelensnola.org

Karen Gadbois

Co-founder

(504) 606-6013

kgadbois@thelensnola.org

Steve Beatty

Editor

(504) 655-2375

sbeatty@thelensnola.org



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