The Git project and Conservancy mourn the passing of Shawn Pearce https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2018/jan/30/shawn-pearce/
Our General Counsel @keynote2k is joining @Wikimedia, Conservancy's board, and @outreachy's leadership team. https://sfconservancy.org/news/2018/jan/12/sebro-joins-board/
We're entering the last weekend of our donor match with about $4K to go! Help us keep up the momentum to meet it. https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
Thanks to the Pineapple Fund for investing in free software with a donation to Conservancy! https://sfconservancy.org/news/2018/jan/11/pineapple-fund-donation/
A donation to Conservancy helps keep FOSS sustainable and lets projects work independently of wealthy sponsors. https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
We have one more week to get $5K matched! Procrastinators, now's your time to double your support to Conservancy! https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
We joined @github, @mozilla and @EngineOrg in an amicus brief in Cisco v. Arista. We argue against unduly extending copyright to cover CLIs. https://sfconservancy.org/news/2018/jan/03/cisco-v-arista/
As we finish out 2017, Judy Gichoya, medical doctor & developer on #Conservancy's #LibreHealth project asks you to become a #ConservancySupporter at https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/ today. We're less than $10k away from our match donation, so please support us now! https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2017/dec/31/judy-gichoya-supporter/ https://mastodon.technology/media/GWjVC6E-k1EI4ahsYf0
Earlier this month, Conservancy helped North Bay Python 2017 complete an excellent Python conference focused on Free and Open Source Software for Python. As with all our member projects, they succeed because of our excellent collaboration between volunteers and Conservancy staff to make sure all the work gets done right.
Christopher Neubaugher, conference chair of North Bay Python 2017 encourages you to become a Conservancy Supporter today.
#Conservancy's Executive Director, Karen Sandler, was Chief Guest at #Swatantra17 Conference in Kerala, India this week. Karen's keynote about software freedom and ethical technology was lauded in the press: https://sfconservancy.org/news/2017/dec/22/karen-swatantra/
We're halfway through our fundraising match! Help us reach more: tell your colleagues why you support Conservancy. https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
We filed a motion for summary judgment today against SFLC's motion to dismiss our trademark. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2017/dec/11/ttab-summary-judgment-motion/
BoingBoing's Charitable Giving Guide is always sharp, and we're honored to make the cut. Give today to double your impact! https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
While we were shooting the video we also got this awesome group shot. GSoC is always a great chance to meet up with our member projects!
Watch a special message from our member projects: https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2017/dec/08/member-project-request-support/
We're a third through our match and still going strong! Your support helps us offer services to more FOSS projects. https://sfconservancy.org/supporter/
Come hear our @Brett20XX talk about shell patterns in Python at @northbaypython this weekend! https://2017.northbaypython.org/schedule/presentation/18/
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