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Dawn Le

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Accessibility statement

The Wikimedia Foundation is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards. This accessibility statement covers the Wikimedia Foundation website, located at Conformance status The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve….

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Who are the organizers that grow Wikimedia’s communities? New research on actors that bring energy to the Wikimedia movement

Community Foundation Research

The face of Wikipedia’s volunteer community is often an editor—someone who maintains, edits, and writes facts in the vast online encyclopedia. But editors aren’t the only contributors to Wikipedia, WikiCommons, and the other Wikimedia projects: there are many other volunteers who contribute by organizing events and inspiring others to join our volunteer community. Their work,….

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Amanda Keton

Amanda Keton is General Counsel for the Wikimedia Foundation. Prior to joining Wikimedia, Amanda was General Counsel of Tides Network, a national public foundation deploying donor-advised grants and investments to build a world of shared prosperity and social justice. While in that role, she worked with the Wikimedia Foundation to establish the Wikimedia Endowment, a….

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Wikimedia Foundation welcomes Amanda Keton as General Counsel

Communications Foundation Legal

The Wikimedia Foundation is excited to announce the appointment of Amanda Keton as General Counsel. Amanda brings more than a decade of legal, nonprofit management, and compliance experience to the role. She will join the organization on 7 October. The Wikimedia Foundation is the nonprofit organization that operates Wikipedia and other free knowledge projects. Together,….

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Wikimedia Foundation diversity and inclusion information about our workers—2019 by the numbers


Wikipedia and the Wikimedia projects form the largest collaborative collection of free knowledge – written in roughly 300 languages, and built by and for the world. At the Wikimedia Foundation, the U.S.-based nonprofit organization that operates Wikipedia, we strive to reflect the communities we currently work with, and those we hope to work with in….

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Photo credits

Wikimedia Foundation offices - camera shy

Victor Grigas - CC BY-SA 3.0

Wikimedia Summit 2019 – 294

Jason Krüger/Wikimedia Deutschland (Germany)

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Amanda Keton Tides Advocacy

Sarah Deragon

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Wikimedia All Hands 2019 Group Photo

Myleen Hollero/Wikimedia Foundation

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