Craig Newmark Philanthropies
Most commonly known for founding the online classified ads service craigslist, Craig Newmark works to support and connect people and drive broad civic engagement. In 2016, he founded Craig Newmark Philanthropies to advance people and grassroots organizations that are “getting stuff done” in areas that include trustworthy journalism, food insecurity, voter protection, women in technology, and veterans and military families.
Craig Newmark Philanthropies Announces $2.95M Grant to Expand National Support for Veterans
NEW YORK, February 28, 2022 — Today, Craig Newmark Philanthropies announced a generous $2.95 million grant to the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) to strengthen the Foundation’s Got Your 6 Network.… Read More
Fighting Food Insecurity
The $25 million Craig Newmark Philanthropies has devoted to combating food insecurity is directly supporting craigstable, an expanding network of organizations working together to address the issues of rising food security and hunger in America. The cohort of experts are collaborating to tackle a clear but complex challenge – how to feed hungry Americans now and how to build food security for every American in the long term.