Slum Rising: Recap of amazing successes
Hey awesome Slum Rising Backer!
I wanted to send a huge thank you for supporting this project. Slum Rising has officially wrapped which is as sad as it is wonderful.... Read more
Abby Higgins live interview on Globalist Variety show
Hi Slum Rising supporters. In just a few moments Slum Rising journalist Abby Higgins will be joining the Seattle Globalist GiveBIG Variety Show. She'll talk about the project and what... Read more
Slum Rising Part 3: Residents push back on gov't housing
Phew! We did it! Slum Rising Part 3 is featured beautifully once more on The Seattle Times front page today and online here on The Seattle Globalist.
Please take a... Read more
Slum Rising Part 2: Pushed to the brink
Pushed to the brink, slums become hotbeds of innovations
In the second installment of Slum Rising, Seattle journalist Abby Higgins explores 3rd world solutions for 1st world problems.
And for... Read more
It's time to show off your producer credit!
Slum Rising, Part 1 is officially live on The Seattle Globalist...oh and did we mention it's also on the front page of The Seattle Times!
Discover Abby's surprising stories... Read more
Thank You Backers: A message from Abby in Kenya
Thanks to your generosity and enthusiasm, Slum Rising was fully funded!
I've been in Kenya since last Sunday throwing myself into reporting
for the series and am excited to say... Read more
We're almost there!
You have blown us away with your response!
It's supporters like you who make independent journalism happen at The Seattle Globalist. By backing this project, you will send Seattle Journalist... Read more
GOOD publishes piece on Slum Rising!
Check it out and keep spreading the love!