Consumer Reports Launches Digital Lab to Usher in New Era of Digital Consumer Rights

This post was originally published on this siteDigital Lab aims to shift power back into the hands of consumers with an initial $6M gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the foundation of craigslist founder YONKERS, N.Y. – Consumer Reports (CR), the nonprofit advocacy organization, today announced the launch of a new Digital Lab that will focus on … Read moreConsumer Reports Launches Digital Lab to Usher in New Era of Digital Consumer Rights

Trust Project Becomes Independent Nonprofit with $2.25M in New Funding

This post was originally published on this siteMay 30, 2019 (PACIFICA, Calif.) – The Trust Project, a global effort to address misinformation and the crisis of trust in news, announced today that it is spinning off as an independent nonprofit organization with $2.25 million in total gifts from Craig Newmark Philanthropies, Facebook and the Democracy … Read moreTrust Project Becomes Independent Nonprofit with $2.25M in New Funding

Blue Star Families Receives $1M Gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON, D.C. (May 14, 2019) – Blue Star Families (BSF), a nonprofit dedicated to empowering military families, today announced a $1 million gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies. With this gift, BSF will launch the Craig Newmark New York Tri-State Chapter to engage military families and their civilian neighbors … Read moreBlue Star Families Receives $1M Gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

DonorsChoose.org Announces $1M Match Donation for Public Schools from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

This post was originally published on this siteNEW YORK — May 13, 2019 — DonorsChoose.org, an education crowdfunding nonprofit, announced today that Craig Newmark Philanthropies has pledged $1 million to match donations for public school teachers and students on its platform. Donors will have their gifts doubled, while funds last, helping provide books, art supplies, … Read moreDonorsChoose.org Announces $1M Match Donation for Public Schools from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

Global Cyber Alliance Receives Over $1M Gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to Bolster Cybersecurity of Media and Elections

This post was originally published on this siteGlobal Cyber Alliance obtains more than $1.5M in additional funds from other sources to support its efforts to eradicate cyber risks NEW YORK, April 9, 2019 – The Global Cyber Alliance announced a $1.068 million gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to help provide critical cybersecurity protections for the … Read moreGlobal Cyber Alliance Receives Over $1M Gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to Bolster Cybersecurity of Media and Elections

Report for America Announces $250k in Support from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

This post was originally published on this siteGift from craigslist founder to help revive local journalism AUSTIN, TX — Report for America and Craig Newmark Philanthropies announced a new partnership at SXSW to train journalists to cover the interests and issues of under-reported communities, and to help place them in newsrooms across the United States. … Read moreReport for America Announces $250k in Support from Craig Newmark Philanthropies