Five Facts About Wikipedia/en
From the Wikimedia Foundation
Five facts about Wikipedia —and how you can help keep it free.
|Fact #1:|| Wikipedia is run by a non-profit organization, the Wikimedia Foundation.|
|Fact #2:||Even though Wikipedia is one of the five most visited websites in the world, we employ fewer than 35 people.|
|Fact #3:||We support more than 100,000 volunteers who have contributed 14.3 million articles in 270 languages.|
|Fact #4:||We exist so that every single human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge.|
|Fact #5:||We depend on support from donors like you to keep Wikipedia running, and to keep it free. We ask only once a year – now is the time.|
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