How is the Fourth Estate Funded


The Fourth Estate maintains autonomy and independence is through a diversity of funding sources. Our funding model includes: member dues; member equity deposits; services; corporate memberships; sponsorships and advertising; investment returns; rental income; and other income as may be approved by Fourth Estate leadership.



The Fourth Estate has policies in place to ensure its autonomy, independence and integrity. Additionally The Fourth Estate has strict conflict-of-interest policies in place for its directors, officers, and leadership.