In His Expanding Giving to Help Veterans, a Big Tech Donor Keeps His Eyes Trained on the Grassroots

In His Expanding Giving to Help Veterans, a Big Tech Donor Keeps His Eyes Trained on the Grassroots

In just a few years, Craig Newmark’s total giving has already hit the nine-figure mark. But while he’s clearly in the philanthropy big leagues, he often focuses on grassroots collaborations, as exemplified by a new gift for veterans issues.

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Healing Invisible Wounds: A Look at a Major Push on Veterans’ Mental Health

Healing Invisible Wounds: A Look at a Major Push on Veterans’ Mental Health

With many veterans not receiving the mental health care they need, and alarming numbers committing suicide, private funders have been stepping up. We look at an initiative to help veterans that involves tens of millions of dollars in new grant money for research.

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“We Really Should Do Something.” How a Tech Giver Emerged as a Top Champion of Veterans

“We Really Should Do Something.” How a Tech Giver Emerged as a Top Champion of Veterans

Philanthropy’s support of veterans causes has been spotty, even as the needs of veterans have grown. So it’s a big deal that Craigslist founder Craig Newmark has emerged as a major new giver in this space.

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