La labor del FCIR ha llegado a los floridanos, tanto en inglés como español, en los medios impresos, televisión, radio y la Internet, forjando nuevas alianzas con entidades de prensa establecidas y nuevas, y el tráfico en su página de Internet ha aumentado el doble.
Mc Nelly Torres appeared on WLRN's "The Florida Roundup" along with Jim DeFede of CBS4 and Marc Caputo of the Miami Herald.
The Florida Center for Investigative Reporting has won a Special Citation in Investigative Reporting in the Education Writers Association's 2010 National Awards for Education Reporting.
Jim Baltzelle, a Florida native and veteran news manager, says it's important to maintain quality and depth in the state's investigative reporting.
The report, "I-Team: Flunking A High School Equivalency," examined how some virtual high schools issue diplomas that are not recognized as valid by many institutions of higher learning.
Florida’s first nonprofit and bilingual investigative journalism organization has received two project grants and a fellowship for one of its journalists.