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Help us reach our

"100 for 100" campaign goals. Every dollar counts!

Over the past 2+ years, The Xylom has published 100+ stories. We need your help to tell hundreds more.

Who We Are:

  • Every member of our team is a person of color and we are majority-Asian

  • Our contributors come from 20+ countries and regions are:

    • > 2/3 female/ non-binary​

    •  >2/3 Black, Indigenous, Person of Color
       

Our work in the past year:

Our goals:

  • 100 stories

  • 100 days

  • 100 pledges 

 

How your contributions are used:

  • Daily operation costs 

  • Increasing our honoraria for first-person narratives from $25 to $50
    (UPDATE: GOAL MET!)

  • Expanding our long-form reporting by recruiting the best writers to tell stories of the intersection of science and society

  • Registering as a nonprofit 

PLEDGE A ONE-TIME CUSTOM AMOUNT HERE: 

LIKE LONG-TERM COMMITMENTS?  SO DO WE.

Pledge monthly on Patreon* and be eligible for: 
 

  • A Behind-the-scenes look at our work

  • Access to embargoed stories

  • Polls to help us determine future story prompts

  • A handwritten note from our Editor In Chief Alex Ip

*Reader contributions support The Xylom’s storytelling. Please note that your support of The Xylom's storytelling does not constitute a charitable donation, as such your contribution is not eligible for a tax deduction. If you have any questions about contributing to The Xylom, please contact us here.

WE'RE SO GRATEFUL TO OUR FINANCIAL SUPPORTERS

GRANTS:

Georgia Tech Inventure Prize Prototype Award

#BlackinScicomm Mini-grant (sponsored by COMPASS Scicomm)

Georgia Tech Schelle College Sustainability Ambassadors Program

Storytellers who have donated their honoraria:

Lorena Infante Lara • Theodora Mautz • Jeff Kennigseder

Sheeva Azma • Kiara Sofia Vega Bellido  Karin Kirk

Burcin Ikiz

PATREON:

Kitman Leung • Leonora Martinez-Nunez  

Jess Hunt-Ralston • Kim Cobb • Karmela Padavic-Callaghan

Ruth Yow • Maribeth Latvis • Karen Mak • Vanessa Vieites

Andrea Prinzi • Amanda Duffus

100 FOR 100 FUNDRAISER:

Sammi Gistren • Sabah Ul-Hasan • Arianna Robinson •Amanda Duffus

Kjersti Lukens • Mei Wan Ho

CHUFFED CROWDFUNDING ROUND:

Kelvin Lau • Paul Ip • Juliana Choon • Myra Ho  

Ruddy Rodas Roman • Tsang Mo Fong • Mei-sheung Lee  

Shui-lin Wong 

 
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