[Foundation-l] Pledge bank

GerardM gerard.meijssen at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 21:59:35 UTC 2007

So it is not interesting that the servers are running and stay that way ...

On Nov 22, 2007 8:59 PM, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com> wrote:

> > I really like the idea of having a pledge bank and keeping people who
> are
> > making regular, albeit small, donations informed about what WMF is up
> to. If
> > we can say, "Your donations allowed us to run a number of workshops in
> South
> > Africa. That was 3 months ago, the Africaans Wikipedia has grown by x
> > hundred articles since then." My objective here? You're showing donors
> that
> > their money is making a difference, even if - with English WP at 2 mill+
> > articles - they never notice the difference.
> The problem is, most of the money goes on just keeping the servers
> running, it doesn't go on anything interesting.
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