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The Woodbridge Company

Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

The Woodbridge Company, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is a corporate entity operating in the field of media and communications.

The Woodbridge Company controls The Globe and Mail which is a news partner of the Trust Project.

The Woodbridge Company is a Canadian private holding company owned by the Thomson family. It acts as the primary investment vehicle for the family's wealth and holds a majority stake in Thomson Reuters, a multinational mass media and information services firm.

The Trust Project

The Trust Project is an international consortium of news organizations building standards of transparency and working with technology platforms to affirm and amplify journalism’s commitment to transparency, accuracy, inclusion and fairness so that the public can make informed news choices. It was founded and is led by award-winning journalist Sally Lehrman.

Our Funders

Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist, was our original funder, through the Trustworthy Journalism Initiative of Craig Newmark Philanthropies. Google followed with their financial support. Our funders also have included Democracy Fund, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and Facebook. Funders. Trust Project policies and the Trust Indicators are shaped and enforced independently from our funding sources.

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