Re: Outreachy sponsorship



Hi Marina,

Please contact Ken Vandine, our AdBoard member (ken vandine canonical com).

Thanks,
Meg

On Sat, Feb 24, 2018 at 10:54 AM, Marina Zhurakhinskaya <marinazik gmail com> wrote:
Thank you, Meg and the Board! I'll set up GNOME's participation in the
next few days.

Whom should I contact at Canonical?

Thanks,
Marina


On Fri, Feb 23, 2018 at 11:46 AM, meg ford <megford gnome org> wrote:
> Hi Marina,
>
> The Board had a short meeting today, and we approved the sponsorship amount
> of $6,500 for one intern for the May 2018 round of Outreachy.
>
> Regarding potential sponsors, would you contact Canonical and see if they
> are interested?
>
> Thanks,
> Meg
>
> On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 7:51 PM, meg ford <megford gnome org> wrote:
>>
>> Hi Marina,
>>
>> We did not have a meeting today because we didn't have quorum. We are
>> trying to arrange a short meeting on Friday; otherwise we will vote at our
>> meeting next Tuesday. Either way, we'll be able to respond before the March
>> 2nd deadline.
>>
>> Meg
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 3:08 PM, Marina Zhurakhinskaya
>> <marinazik gmail com> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi Carlos and the Board,
>>>
>>> Thank you for sending an update and apologies I didn't respond sooner.
>>> Did you have a chance to decide on this in this week's meeting?
>>> Outreachy's application period is already open, and the sooner we get
>>> GNOME listed the better. The absolute deadline to add a new community
>>> is March 2.
>>>
>>> I also wanted to note to you that Karen Sandler is a finalist for the
>>> Women in Open Source Award and the voting ends tomorrow at 5pm ET.
>>> Please consider voting for her and promoting the vote on social media.
>>> https://www.redhat.com/en/about/women-in-open-source
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> Marina
>>>
>>> On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 3:42 PM, Carlos Soriano <csoriano gnome org>
>>> wrote:
>>> > Hello Marina,
>>> >
>>> > Unfortunately we had other urgent items to address this week and we
>>> > couldn't
>>> > get to yours. Would it be fine to address your email next week? Let us
>>> > know
>>> > if that's not possible and we will try to do something this week.
>>> >
>>> > Thanks Marina for the work reaching sponsors for GNOME in Outreachy.
>>> >
>>> > Best
>>> > Carlos Soriano
>>> > GNOME Board of Directors
>>> >
>>> > On 10 February 2018 at 22:39, Marina Zhurakhinskaya
>>> > <marinazik gmail com>
>>> > wrote:
>>> >>
>>> >> Dear Board,
>>> >>
>>> >> I'm pleased to let you know that in the current round there is one
>>> >> Outreachy intern working on GNOME on the Usage application [1] and her
>>> >> internship is sponsored by Red Hat.
>>> >>
>>> >> Could you possibly provisionally authorize sponsorship of $6,500 for
>>> >> one intern in the May 2018 round? Similar to how we did it in the
>>> >> past, we can agree that It will only be used if there is no dedicated
>>> >> sponsorship for GNOME from another organization. A quick authorization
>>> >> from you would let me get GNOME's participation going next week, when
>>> >> Outreachy opens its application process.
>>> >>
>>> >> Unfortunately, it doesn't look like Red Hat or FSF will be able to
>>> >> sponsor a GNOME intern next round. I've already reached out to Endless
>>> >> and am waiting to hear back. Please let me know if there is any other
>>> >> prospective sponsor, such as Canonical, that you would like me to get
>>> >> in touch with.
>>> >>
>>> >> Thanks!
>>> >> Marina
>>> >>
>>> >> [1] https://www.outreachy.org/alums/
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