NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Generous donations helped save the historic Stonewall Inn.

The landmark was forced to close during the coronavirus pandemic and fell behind on rent.

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Now, it will live on thanks in part to a $250,000 donation from the Gill Foundation and more than $300,000 raised through a GoFundMe campaign.

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The Greenwich Village institution sits on the site of the 1969 Stonewall Riots.

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It was designated the country’s first historic LGBTQ landmark in 2016.