About the Center

The National Center for Independent Media is a nonprofit corporation based in Washington, DC and San Francisco, CA.

Its purpose is to "provide consulting services in web development, programming, marketing, accounting, and business strategy to various media including news websites and publications."  

The Center is leading a consortium of publishers to create CiviMEDIA, the first open source CRM system designed specifically for print publishers.

Its partners include CiviCRM, the Institute for Nonprofit News, American Heritage Publishing, and Washington Monthly, LLC.