Media Industry Rallies to Help Magazine Designer Bob Newman

Friends turn to crowdfunding as Newman recovers from injury

Charitable crowdfunding gets plenty of attention whenever there’s a newsworthy disaster (take the recent Boston Marathon bombings, for instance), but plenty of homegrown efforts are constantly providing help to individuals in need across the country—like Bob Newman, a media industry vet whose friends and colleagues are now rallying to raise money for his recovery following a severe head injury.