Sunshine Week: Exciting coverage package coming soon

The Associated Press, The McClatchy Company, USA TODAY and Gannett Co., Inc. will mark 10 years of Sunshine Week with an unprecedented package of high-impact stories, a commentary piece, informational graphics and editorial cartoons. Package coming the week of March 9.
Sunshine Week 2015 begins in less than three weeks! In part of celebrating the 10 years of Sunshine Week, The Associated Press; The McClatchy Company; USA TODAY; and Gannett Co., Inc. are working on an unprecedented package of high-impact stories, a commentary piece, informational graphics and editorial cartoons. Content will be available the week of March 9 for free use and distributed by ASNE, AP, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and the Sunshine Week website. Stay tuned for our updates.   

All groups and individuals are welcome to participate and use the resources provided on the Sunshine Week website to mark their open-government efforts. The Toolkit section, which showcases op-eds, editorial cartoons and Sunshine Week logos, is updated daily and will have more resources closer to Sunshine Week. There are also several sources for inspiration in FOI story ideas and Sunshine Week past work.

Interested organizations and individuals should send their Sunshine Week plans and details about events to


Sunshine Week 2015 is made possible by an endowment from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and by generous donations from Bloomberg and the Gridiron Club and Foundation.  


For more information about Sunshine Week, visit Follow Sunshine Week on Facebook and Twitter, and use the hashtag #SunshineWeek.