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NEW YORK (AP) — Craigslist founder Craig Newmark is donating $20 million to the City University of New York's Graduate School of Journalism .
The institution will be renamed the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York.
Newmark says it's important to build a sustainable future for trustworthy journalism.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook and Mozilla are among the companies and organizations launching a $14 million fund to promote news literacy and increase trust in journalism.
The nonprofit, called the News Integrity Initiative, will be based at the City University of New York. It will run as an independent project of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
Others contributing to the fund include Craigslist founder Craig Newmark and the Ford Foundation.