Craig Newmark Philanthropies donates $650K to IWMF

On June 9, the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) received $650,000 from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to support US-based reporters. The grant will be used to  assist reporters, regardless of gender, in need of medical aid, new equipment, mental health support, legal support, and those who have been targeted at events related to civil and political unrest. The gift follows a previous $350,000 donation to the IWMF to combat online harassment, bringing the total contribution from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to $1M. 

The IWMF supports, sustains, and elevates the work of female journalists globally. 

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McClatchy Journalism Institute