I’m an old-school nerd, doing what I can to respect and support the people who fight to protect America and the values it was founded on: fairness, opportunity and respect. I identify with the people who rarely get a break.

Craig Newmark Philanthropies is a private foundation created by craigslist founder Craig Newmark in 2016 to support and connect nonprofit communities and drive powerful civic engagement.

Our Priorities

Veterans and Military Families

Military service members, and their families, who sacrifice a lot to protect us all.

Trustworthy Journalism

Journalists who do trustworthy, good faith reporting, countering media manipulation, often in harm’s way.

Voter Protection

Citizens whose right to vote is at risk.

Women in Technology

Women working in technology, who might be denied equal access to opportunities.