Make the intelligent choice, align your brand with Ithaca Voice – name that is synonymous with quality and excellence, and reinforce your commitment to the Ithaca community.

Sponsorship support helps underwrite our growing commitment to independent, local journalism. Partnerships represent opportunities for like-minded organizations, nonprofits and community groups to form an alliance with The Ithaca Voice for mutual promotion of our shared values, goals and business objectives. When you sponsor the Ithaca Voice, tens of thousands of our loyal readers will know that your company makes their favorite news source possible.

We’re hyperlocal, and we never publish sensational stories outside of our coverage area just for clicks. That’s why, as an Ithaca Voice sponsor, your brand will reach an engaged audience that cares about all things Ithaca and Tompkins County.

Our mission is to improve civic and political understanding in Ithaca and Tompkins County by publishing and sustaining in-depth, educational, rigorous, timely, and ethical journalism that all residents can access free of charge online. 

Individuals, businesses, and other organizations interested in sponsorship opportunities please contact Dustin Patte, at 

(607) 391-0329. 


We also sell advertising as a small percentage of our revenue. We are proud to work with nonprofits, small businesses, and startups, as well as more established businesses and organizations.

Advertising Policy:

The Ithaca Voice cannot guarantee ad impressions or clicks although we always strive to provide a realistic expectation of what an ad can expect to achieve. As a nonprofit online news source, we are committed to delivering credible journalism. Our content attracts readers who are highly engaged members of the community. We avoid sensationalism and clickbait material as a method of drawing readership, but rather we focus on thoughtful stories that tackle the city’s problems and challenges as well as spotlight innovative solutions. Thank you for working with us; we appreciate your support!

Political Advertising Policy:

  • The Ithaca Voice accepts affirmative advertising from candidates, campaigns and issues that is in sync with its mission of promoting civic engagement and civil, informed discourse.
  • Such advertisements cannot be used to attack or fundraise; they must be clearly labeled as advertisements; and the person or group who paid for them must be clearly identified.
  • Direct comparisons with other candidates and/or the unauthorized use of another person’s likeness are not permitted
  • The Ithaca Voice reserves the right to refuse a campaign or issue advertisement for any reason.

Find out how your business or organization can benefit by advertising with The Ithaca Voice . 

Please contact Dustin Patte for more information at or (607) 391-0329.