Knight Innovation Award Winner Selects MuckRock for $25,000 Grant
Posted: 12/18/2013  |  By: Sandra Oshiro | Poynter
Wikimedia’s Sue Gardner received the Knight Foundation’s first innovation award Monday night and she paid it forward with a $25,000 grant to MuckRock, an open government platform that eases requests for public records.

Gardner, executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation which operates the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, was honored for her leadership in digital media and universal access to the Internet.