The Trust Project Will Spin Off and Become Its Own Independent Nonprofit

It received a $2.25 million infusion from Facebook, Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Democracy Fund

Sally Lehrman will continue to lead the Trust Project as CEO Trust Project

An infusion of $2.25 million from Facebook, Craig Newmark Philanthropies and the Democracy Fund is helping the Trust Project spin off from Santa Clara University’s Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and become its own independent nonprofit organization.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.