The Public is creating an independently owned community newspaper.
191

patrons

$1,319
per month
The Public is Western New York’s true alternative media source, offering an honest and entertaining look at a fast-changing region and the whole spectrum of its culture—from politics to theater, books to visual artsmusic to food and drink.

Your support will enable us to further develop our newspaper and website as the vibrant and engaging forums that our community of writers, artists, and readers have created. 

Please consider subscribing and supporting the local talent that makes this publication great. And we’ll acknowledge your subscription with fabulous rewards: t-shirts, artwork, your name in print, even home delivery of The Public.
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Thoughts and Prayers
$1 or more per month 16 patrons
We will ponder and extoll your existence happily. 
You're pretty OK in our book
$2 or more per month 24 patrons
Your name will be  inscribed on whiteboard of life at The Public office. 
Look at you, you're in print now!
$5 or more per month 83 patrons
Your name will be printed in our classifieds for… let's just say a long freaking time. 
Part-owner
$10 or more per month 56 patrons
Congratulations, you practically own the company now! We're working on some fresh swag to send your way in addition to everything in the first three tiers, including or course Cory Perla's prayers. 
Publisher
$25 or more per month 9 patrons
Home or US mail delivery of the newspaper every Wednesday. 
Editor-at-Large
$50 or more per month 2 patrons
Home or US Mail delivery of the Public plus inclusion in our masthead under whatever title strikes your fancy. Want to be a NASA engineer? You can be one! Want to be the CEO of Pain? Step right up! For $50/month, you can pretty much do whatever you want with us.* 


*Offer comes with some limitations. 

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$1,319 of $2,000 per month
Thank you all for supporting our project for keeping independent and vibrant journalism alive in Western New York. We depend on your continued support to keep our papers on the streets each and every week. The role of free and independent media has arguably never been as a important or as under threat as it is today, and every contribution is a stake in the ground against that movement. We are one of the only locally owned weekly newspapers in the country, and we aspire to be your Public. 
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The Public is Western New York’s true alternative media source, offering an honest and entertaining look at a fast-changing region and the whole spectrum of its culture—from politics to theater, books to visual artsmusic to food and drink.

Your support will enable us to further develop our newspaper and website as the vibrant and engaging forums that our community of writers, artists, and readers have created. 

Please consider subscribing and supporting the local talent that makes this publication great. And we’ll acknowledge your subscription with fabulous rewards: t-shirts, artwork, your name in print, even home delivery of The Public.

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Tiers
Thoughts and Prayers
$1 or more per month 16 patrons
We will ponder and extoll your existence happily. 
You're pretty OK in our book
$2 or more per month 24 patrons
Your name will be  inscribed on whiteboard of life at The Public office. 
Look at you, you're in print now!
$5 or more per month 83 patrons
Your name will be printed in our classifieds for… let's just say a long freaking time. 
Part-owner
$10 or more per month 56 patrons
Congratulations, you practically own the company now! We're working on some fresh swag to send your way in addition to everything in the first three tiers, including or course Cory Perla's prayers. 
Publisher
$25 or more per month 9 patrons
Home or US mail delivery of the newspaper every Wednesday. 
Editor-at-Large
$50 or more per month 2 patrons
Home or US Mail delivery of the Public plus inclusion in our masthead under whatever title strikes your fancy. Want to be a NASA engineer? You can be one! Want to be the CEO of Pain? Step right up! For $50/month, you can pretty much do whatever you want with us.* 


*Offer comes with some limitations.