Celebrate 30 Years of The Freedom Forum

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July 4, 2021, marks the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Freedom Forum. Join in our celebration by engaging with our programs and initiatives and supporting our work.


Celebrating Native American Journalism and 30 Years of the Freedom Forum
November 23, 2021
In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the Freedom Forum spotlights its 30 years of training, mentoring and promoting Native American students and journalists.

Celebrating the First Amendment and 30 Years of the Freedom Forum
On July 22, 2021, the Freedom Forum marked its 30th anniversary with a special program spotlighting the organization’s major efforts fostering First Amendment freedoms for all over the past three decades.


Interactive Timeline

View key events from the Freedom Forum’s 30 year history.


30th Anniversary Circle

Help us celebrate by joining the 30th Anniversary Circle today with a donation to the Freedom Forum. Whether you can give $30 or $3,000, your gift expands our work.

Your support of the Freedom Forum helps raise awareness of First Amendment freedoms through education, advocacy and action. For 30 years, the Freedom Forum has told powerful stories of the First Amendment’s five freedoms in exhibits and programs all over the world, strengthened diversity in newsrooms and educated millions on the power of the First Amendment.

We invite you to continue your support as we build on our work to foster First Amendment freedoms for all for generations to come.

Thank you to our current 30th Anniversary Circle members for their generous support.

To join our 30th Anniversary Circle, please contact Elizabeth Dickson at [email protected], 202/292-6371 or visit freedomforum.org/30circle to contribute. Learn more about benefits of the circle here.