WordPress Gives a Hand
For the third year in a row, a bunch of WordPress community members will join together at the holiday time for the charity campaign “WordPress Gives A Hand” #wpgivesahand.
During the holiday season, instead of giving out discounts to customers, participating WordPress community members will donate a percentage of their revenue to supporting people in need. Each company chooses whichever charity they would like to donate to.
This great initiative raises awareness across the global WordPress community. Last year, participating companies included Cloudways, TranslatePress, Visual Composer, wpDataTables, Amelia, and others. This year WordPress Gives a Hand is asking for your help to show the world that WordPress is a place for everyone!
To learn more or to get involved visit wpgivesahand.com.
The WP Community Collective
The WP Community Collective aims to address some of these ongoing challenges by creating community-funded Fellowships to financially support individual contributions to the WordPress project and community.
“We hope that the WP Community Collective can help bridge the gap between the passion people feel for WordPress, and the very real and practical limits of volunteer contribution,” said founding co-director Sé Reed.
The WPCC’s first initiative is the WPCC Accessibility Fellowship. They are currently in discussion with an existing unsponsored core contributor to hold the inaugural role of Accessibility Fellow, and have launched the fundraising efforts to fund this Fellowship: https://opencollective.com/thewpcc/contribute/accessibility-fellowship-46812
To learn more or to get involved visit thewpcommunitycollective.com
Post Status Membership Deal
In the spirit of Black Friday/Cyber Monday, Post Status is offering $100 off any annual membership through December 31. Why? Because we love you! Membership gets you into our Slack community, too!
Use discount code BFCM for your best Post Status membership deal ever!
In the Spotlight
Post Status professional member, Jamie Madden. Jamie is the founder and lead developer of WC Vendors Marketplace, the first free multivendor marketplace plugin for WordPress and WooCommerce, launched back in 2014.
Weekly Member Huddles
- State of the Word December 15, 2022
- WordCamp Kolkata December 17-18, 2022
- WordCamp Asia February 17-19, 2023
- Calls for Speakers and Sponsors are open at WP Wealthbuilder Summit May 12, 2023
- WordCamps are back. Check the schedule online!
This article was published at Post Status — the community for WordPress professionals.
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