SAJA is compiling a list of resources, tips and links to help journalists cover -- and cope -- with the COVID-19. This list will expand over time. Feel free to email suggestions for additions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special funds for freelancers and unemployed journalists
NOTE: The following section is one just for our freelance members, many of whom are facing a precarious situation because of COVID-19 and editorial budgets. We kindly ask our members who are staff or not in need to please skip this section so freelancers can make the most of it.
NOTES FROM SAJA BOARD MEMBER & FREELANCER
Our Board Member Mythili Sampathkumar is also a freelancer and available via Twitter if you are looking for any particular advice regarding finances, pitching, or administrative things all freelancers end up having to do. If she doesn’t know, she is happy to point you in the right direction! Here are some notes from her: