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The Sprawl is Calgary pop-up journalism. It’s crowdfunded, ad-free and made in Calgary—a reinvention of local journalism in tough times.

The 11 principles of the of the Sprawl Manifesto guide all we do. Depth, not breadth. Context, not clickbait. If this sounds like your jam, we'd love to have you on board as a monthly member. As a Sprawl member, you'll get invited to member events and will also receive our member-only newsletter.

If you're currently supporting us on Patreon in USD and want to switch to the new system, here's a handy guide on how to do that. If you have any questions about Sprawl membership, you can reach us at

Thanks so much for your support!